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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    A FLEMISH VERDURE TAPESTRY

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

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    A FLEMISH VERDURE TAPESTRY
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    Woven in wool and silks, depicting birds in a woodland clearing with a lake and distant castle, in a border of fruit, foliage, filled vases and zoomorphic forms, reduced in size, some of the original scene folded behind, with later black outer borders, consequential replacement to borders and with restorations and re-weaving
    98 in. (249 cm.) high; 144 in. (366 cm.) wide


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