15 November 2001,
Price realised GBP 4,935
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
AN AUBUSSON PASTORAL TAPESTRY PANEL
Late 18th Century
Woven in wools and silks, depicting a ribbon- tied pastoral trophy with cooning birds, above a bouquet of flowers against an ivory ground, framed by meandering ribbon and floral garlands, within a later blue and yellow outer slip, minor areas of reweaving.
9 ft. 8 in. (295 cm.) high; 3 ft. 10 in. (115 cm.) wide
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