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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 372

    TWO FLEMISH ALLEGORICAL TAPESTRY CUSHIONS

    BORDER FRAGMENTS, SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO FLEMISH ALLEGORICAL TAPESTRY CUSHIONS
    BORDER FRAGMENTS, SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY
    Woven in wools and silks, one depicting Cleopatra and one the allegorical figure of Vanity
    46 cm. high x 51 cm. wide (2)


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