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Aubusson Tapestry Fragment

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Aubusson Tapestry Fragment, late 17th/18th century, depicting foot soldiers, possibly Swiss Guards, before a field of battle, approx. 115 x 88 5/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

Faded throughout; numerous areas of repairs and patching.


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.

Keywords

George II, William Plummer, Thomas Wallis, London, Abercromby, Food and drink, Household silver, Personal life, Plummer, Robert Abercromby, Salver, Silver, Sterling silver, Tableware, Troy weight, Visual arts

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