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    Sale 5335

    Japanese Art & Asian Textiles including the Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    6 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 261

    AN ALTAR FRONTAL OF RED SILK

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ALTAR FRONTAL OF RED SILK
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    embroidered with an elephant with canopy among orchids and flowers
    39in. (99cm.) x 40in. (102cm.)


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