An Aubusson Chinoiserie tapestry France, circa 1750, 430cm x 270cm
Lot 86
An Aubusson Chinoiserie tapestry France, circa 1750, 14 ft 1 in x 8 ft 10 in (430 x 270 cm)
Sold for £7,200 (US$ 11,978) inc. premium
Lot Details
An Aubusson Chinoiserie tapestry
France, circa 1750, the field depicting a forest scene with a crane and predatory feline in the foreground amongst foliate trees, bushes and an Oriental townscape, with a background of a sailing boat negotiating a raging river within a meandering leaf and flowerhead borders
14 ft 1 in x 8 ft 10 in (430 x 270 cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: bought from Gallerie Denise Gateau, Paris, 1962.
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