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Embroidered Altar Front Panel

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
644
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Embroidered Altar Front Panel, France, 18th century, partial silk embroidery and velvet applique on wool featuring seven squares inset with individual mirror image blossoms with leaves, enclosed by an allover highly stylized verdant small-scale design, scalloped twisted rope fringe at one end, 1 ft. 6 in. x 6 ft. 5 in.
Estimate $500-600

minor scattered losses and wear


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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France, Embroidery, English embroidery

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