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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 147

    A SET OF SIX NEEDLEWORK-COVERED CUSHIONS

    18TH 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF SIX NEEDLEWORK-COVERED CUSHIONS
    18TH 19TH CENTURY
    Worked in gros and petit-point, one depicting a seated lady in a garden, one a leopard and a bird, another depicting two Chinese ladies in a landscape, with a black background, another depicting a couple seated at a table, a pair of oval cushions depicting birds surrounded by foliage, each with tassels around the edges, minor restorations
    24 x 21½ in. (61 x 54.5 cm.) and smaller (6)


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