A FINE AND RARE PAIR OF SILK GARTERS
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A FINE AND RARE PAIR OF SILK GARTERS

C. 1770-90

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A FINE AND RARE PAIR OF SILK GARTERS
C. 1770-90
the padded white silk ground delicately printed with pairs of lovers in barges pulled by swans and dolphins, constructed with fine metal springs woven through silk, and with the mottos 'La Amour les Conduit' and 'L'Amitie les Ramene', framed and glazed; together with a silk sash, printed with classical figures, 1770s, framed and glazed
Garters: 12 x 1in. (30.5 x .25cm) each (2)
Provenance
Christies, 10 June 1986, lot 43
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