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Carved Four-panel Floor Screen with Tapestry Inserts

Auction:
3195B
Lot:
471
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Four-panel Floor Screen with Tapestry Inserts, France, late 19th/early 20th century, textiles depicting children in rural landscapes, set in carved and gilded frames with pointed arches, over wooden panels centered by large stylized flowers, backs mounted with plain silk, each panel ht. 56 1/2, wd. 25 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Minor loses to gilding. A few vertical breaks in the tapestry


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, Tapestry, Weaving

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