An exquisite Safavid woven silk and gilt-metal-thread Panel
Persia, 17th Century
of irregular quadrilateral form, depicting a series of repeated silver parrots perched on leafy branches amidst orange peonies and blue carnations on gold coloured ground, old exhibition label on reverse, 'International Exhibition of Persian Art, London, 1931, MFF1, No. 101'
39 x 30 cm.