• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 487

    TWENTY-THREE ROLLS OF FRENCH PANORAMIC WALLPAPER

    BY ZUBER & CIE, LATE 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWENTY-THREE ROLLS OF FRENCH PANORAMIC WALLPAPER
    BY ZUBER & CIE, LATE 20TH CENTURY
    From the 'Eldorado' series, comprising twenty three panels decorated with a continuous vista of dense blooming foliage with exotic birds, each panel with the stencil 'Eldorado par Zuber & Cie Rixheim' and numbered two through twenty four, the reverse stamped 'YD' with the corresponding number, missing no.1
    Each roll - 13 ft. 10 in. (422 cm.) high; 22½ in. (77 cm.) wide


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    The current lot represents Europe in the 'Eldorado' series launched by Zuber in 1849 and designed by Ehrmann, Zipélius and Joseph Fuchs.

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