• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7433

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    8 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 25

    A FLEMISH GAMEPARK TAPESTRY

    BRUSSELS, SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FLEMISH GAMEPARK TAPESTRY
    BRUSSELS, SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY
    Woven in wools and silks, depicting a hunting scene with stags, hounds and huntsmen in the foreground, in a wooded mountainous landscape with formal gardens and a manor house beyond, in an elaborate arcaded border decorated with wild animals and flower-filled vases, the angles with allegorical figures, the borders with restored patches and cuts, reduced in width
    7 ft. 11 in. (240 cm) high; 14 ft. 11 in. (452 cm) wide


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.