01-09-2010 01-09-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2490 Boston
January 9, 2010 10:00 AMCalender

Eastern European Metallic-thread and Velvet Panel

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2490 Location: Boston Date / Time: January 09, 2010 10:00AM


Eastern European Metallic-thread and Velvet Panel, 18th century, with two panels depicting the Holy Family and St. George and the Dragon, with green velvet borders, framed, 31 x 12 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

most of the nap/pile of the velvet worn away. Age darkening and wear. the two round panels with what appears to be machine stitching, likely applied to stabilize loose threads. mounted into shadowbox frames (appears tacked to the back of the four corners) [not examined out of frame].


George and the Dragon