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    Sale 5355

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    20 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 177

    AN EMBROIDERED SILK COVERLET

    Price Realised  

    AN EMBROIDERED SILK COVERLET
    CIRCA 1800
    Castello Branco-style work to an apple green silk satin ground, with central oval cartouche enclosing a pair of love birds, and with a series of flowering urns to each side embellished with silver metal threadwork
    56 x 71in. (142.4 x 180.3cm)


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