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Three Continental Embroidered and Cut Silk Bed Hangings

Auction:
2379
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$705$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2379
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 06, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Three Continental Embroidered and Cut Silk Bed Hangings, late 19th century, comprising a bed cover, canopy and headboard piece, each bordered with shaped beige ground silk panels containing polychrome satin-stitched designs of foliage and butterflies, all on a blue/green silk ground, the bed cover with a fringed border; bedcover 115 by 110 in.; canopy 79 by 100 in.; headboard piece 60 by 30 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Beds, Embroidery, Headboard, Needlework, Silk

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