19 May 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION
(Lot 161 and 163)
A LOUIS XVI AUBUSSON CARPET
FRANCE, CIRCA 1780
Having a persimmon acanthus roundel issuing flowering bouquets on the salmon surround with florwering cornucopia in each corner all within a Greek Key and floral blossom border
Approximately 18 ft. 5 in. x 14 ft. 3 in. (561 cm. x 434 cm.)
Anonymous; Sotheby's, New York, 14 October 1988, lot 98.
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Please note that the correct size should read 18 feet 5 inches x 14 feet 3 inches.
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