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    Sale 7433

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    8 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 212

    A LOUIS XV AUBUSSON PASTORAL TAPESTRY

    AUBUSSON, MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV AUBUSSON PASTORAL TAPESTRY
    AUBUSSON, MID-18TH CENTURY
    Woven in wools and silks, depicting a shepherd and two maidens by a tree with further maidens and a flock of sheep at a fountain, in a mountainous landscape with a bridge and a town in the background, within a stylised picture frame border with floral and foliage garlands and a blue outer slip signed 'M.R.DAVBUSSON.VITRA'
    9 ft. 2 in. (278 cm.) high; 16 ft. 10 in. (515 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 62, 124 AND 214)