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Painted Woven Cotton Palampore

Auction:
2255
Lot:
503
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$1,469$1,250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Painted Woven Cotton Palampore, India, late 18th, handpainted design featuring a large central flowering Tree of Life motif issuing from a mound of earth with various figures and exotic animals, meandering flowering vine border, in black and red on a tan ground, woven rust-colored cotton backing, (tears and losses), 88 x 52 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

India, Tree of Life, Cellulose

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