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    Sale 7433

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    8 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 23

    A FLEMISH HUNTING TAPESTRY

    SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FLEMISH HUNTING TAPESTRY
    SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY
    Woven in wools, depicting courtly-dressed people and huntsmen in a wooded landscape with a castle beyond, within an elaborate pergola border decorated with classical figures and centred with medallions depicting couples in landscapes within a beige outer slip, losses, minor areas of restorations and reweaving, possibly reduced in width
    11 ft. 1 in. (337 cm) high; 12 ft. 15 in. (395 cm) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 23-24)