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    Sale 7433

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    8 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 29

    A FLEMISH HISTORICAL TAPESTRY

    SECOND HALF, 16TH CENTURY, PROBABLY BRUSSELS

    Price Realised  

    A FLEMISH HISTORICAL TAPESTRY
    SECOND HALF, 16TH CENTURY, PROBABLY BRUSSELS
    Woven in wools and silks, the densely-decorated field depicting a Roman general in a triumphal procession with courtly-dressed figures in the foreground and mounted soldiers attending beyond, within a later flower head decorated border, reduced in size
    8 ft. 7 in. (260 cm) high; 11 ft. 9 in. (357 cm) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 29, AND 138-160)