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Three Fringed 20th Century Shawls

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
548
Sold for:
$225$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Three Fringed 20th Century Shawls, including a red surah with polychrome printed paisley design, likely Chinese, a solid-colored crimson, and a multicolored striped silk.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $100-200

Striped silk shawl approx. 57 x 57 1/2 in. (without fringe). Condition overall very good.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Geography of the United Kingdom, Paisley, Persian clothing, Scotland, Shawl

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