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    Sale 5318

    Fine Costume & Textiles: The Collector's Sale

    4 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 79

    SPITALFIELDS SILK, CIRCA 1736-39

    Price Realised  

    SPITALFIELDS SILK, CIRCA 1736-39
    a panel of silk, the cream ground brocaded with a polychrome floral motif,--36.5 x 20.25in. (93 x 53cm)


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    Literature

    A Jolly, 'Seidengewebe des 18 Jahrhunderts,' II Naturalismus, 2002, Abegg Stiftung, cat. no 93. ed. R Schorta, 'Seidengewebe des 18. Jahrhunderts--Die Industrien in England und in Nordeuropa,' p25 fig.8