10-06-2012 10-06-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2615B Boston
October 6, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Large Framed La Sylphide Needlework

$480$400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2615B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 06, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Large Framed La Sylphide Needlework, mid-19th century, after the painting by Francois Gabriel Guillaume Lepaulle, depicting Marie and James Taglioni in the ballet, sight size 39 1/2 x 34 in.

Provenance: Purchased at Sotheby's Sale of Ballet & Theatre Material, October 28, 1982, Lot 16.
Estimate $800-1,200

Some small areas of damaged including pulls and tears. Not examined outside of frame.

Keywords

Francois Gabriel Guillaume Lepaulle, James Taglioni, Marie Taglioni