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Three Brussels Lace Articles

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
569
Sold for:
$1,500$1,500

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

Description:

Three Brussels Lace Articles, c. 1850-1925, including two shawls and a fichu.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $600-800

Fichu, overall very good, with one or two brown spots and a couple of very small holes to net, one triangular shawl with some scattered holes, a tear at edge, and some brown spots, the more ornate triangular shawl with a few brown spots, possibly a couple of very small holes to net, but overall very good condition.


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, Lace, Persian clothing, Shawl

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