08-11-2013 08-11-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2669M Marlborough
August 11, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Silk on Linen Floral and Figural Embroidered Valance

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2669M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2013 10:00AM


Silk on Linen Floral and Figural Embroidered Valance, 18th century, two-piece panel depicting a gentleman offering a flower to a lady, amidst a field of multicolored stylized flowers and hummingbirds, the bottom applied with gold silk fringe, (toning, fading, stains), 11 x 72 in.

Provenance: Purchased from John Nies, Maplewood, New Jersey.
Estimate $400-600

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Maplewood, John Nies