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    Sale 7545

    A Town House in Mayfair

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 694

    A PONTREMOLI NEEDLEWORK CARPET

    ENGLAND, CIRCA 1940

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PONTREMOLI NEEDLEWORK CARPET
    ENGLAND, CIRCA 1940
    The ivory field with an overall design of various pastel-coloured flowerheads, floral sprays and leaves after the seventeenth century, in a similar ivory border of climbing flowers trailed around poles each centered by a rosette between narrow zig-zag stripes, plain outer stripes, excellent condition
    14 ft. x 10 ft. 7 in. (427 cm. x 322 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 2 April 1998, lot 253.