A LARGE AGRA CARPET
A LARGE AGRA CARPET
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A LARGE AGRA CARPET

NORTH INDIA, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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A LARGE AGRA CARPET
NORTH INDIA, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
Woven on the horizontal, the light-pink field with an overall lattice of entwined cloud bands, palmettes and scrolling leafy vine, in a narrow wine-red flowerhead and leaf guard stripe, full pile, lacking main border and outer guard stripe, a reweave to one corner, uneven colour fade
23 ft. 7 in. x 14 ft. 8 in. (720 x 448 cm.)
Provenance
G. Foulde, Marquis de Breteuil, Château de Breteuil (Grand Salon).
Acquired from Aveline, Jean-Marie Rossi, Paris.
Special notice

This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.
This lot will be stored at Crozier Park Royal and will be available for collection from 12.00pm on the second business day following the sale. Please call Christie’s Client Service 24 hours in advance to book a collection time at Crozier Park Royal. All collections from Crozier Park Royal will be by pre-booked appointment only. Tel: +44 (0)20 7839 9060 I Email: cscollectionsuk@christies.com.

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