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A panel of gilt ground brocade,
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A panel of gilt ground brocade,

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A panel of gilt ground brocade,
woven with columns of floral bouquets, with a pink rosette surrounded by small blue and pink flowers, interspersed with vertical stripes of blue woven with floral motifs, Persian, 17th century--34.5cm x 42.5cm; a brocade panel woven in metal threads and silks with a small scale ogival lattice enclosing bouquets of pink and blue flowers against a gilt ground, trimmed with borders of brocade ribbon woven with sprigs of flowers and leaves, Safavid--37cm x 43cm; and a larger panel of gilt ground brocade woven with rows of floral boteh, each beaneath an arching flower spray, 18th century--63cm x 103cm, all framed and glazed, (damages)
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Post Lot Text
A very similar brocade to the first panel is illustrated on p39 of Persiche Seiden aus dem Besitz des Deutschen Textilmuseums Krefeld, cat no 50.
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