A pair of shaped Aubusson tapestry portires woven in coloured wools and silks, the central cartouche with an eagle, the sides with festoons and trails of peonies and other flowers, some suspended from a ribbon, framed by scrolling acanthus leaves, against a cream ground, within a strawberry red border, trimmed with braid and a multi-coloured fringe--82 x 50in. (205 x 125cm.), probably late 19th/early 20th century, French, lined, some wear and repairs

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A pair of shaped Aubusson tapestry portires woven in coloured wools and silks, the central cartouche with an eagle, the sides with festoons and trails of peonies and other flowers, some suspended from a ribbon, framed by scrolling acanthus leaves, against a cream ground, within a strawberry red border, trimmed with braid and a multi-coloured fringe--82 x 50in. (205 x 125cm.), probably late 19th/early 20th century, French, lined, some wear and repairs
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