29 September 1999
AN AUBUSSON VERDURE TAPESTRY
Late 17th/Early 18th Century
The central scene depicting two birds and a fox amid shrubbery within a tree-lined clearing, with a castle and moat in the central background, and with a building at the left, all within a flowering and ribbon-tied border and guard borders
11ft. 8in. x 7ft. 3in. (355cm. x 225cm.), approximately
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Please note that the dimensions for height and width which appear in the catalogue are reversed. The correct dimensions are 7ft. 3in. (222cm.) high, 11ft. 8in. (335.5cm.) wide.
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