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    Sale 5355

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    20 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 422

    AN ALTAR FRONTAL, PORTUGUESE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ALTAR FRONTAL, PORTUGUESE
    18TH CENTURY
    the soft gold silk ground worked in satin and chain stitch with large flowerheads amid curling vines
    16 x 84in. (40.6 x 213.3cm.)


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    Sold with the original invoice from Arditti & Mayorcas, 20 February 1962.

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