A large Brussels tapestry,
17th century, depicting the reading of the testament of Augustus, within an ornate border of fruit and flowers, with Roman eagle standards and other classical motifs, inscribed 'PAX:AUG' and 'VICAUG',
Provenance: Christie’s, ‘The Claudio Bravo Collection’, 13 July 2016, Lot 105.
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Sold for £2,700
Mounted on a backing.
Thin in places.
Repairs in the sky.
Thin down inner right border.
Wear, tear and some fraying throughout.
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The auction details are as follows:
Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Tue, 30th Mar 2021
We are very excited to share the online catalogue for our forthcoming Fine Interiors sale featuring almost 900 lots of furniture, works of art, paintings and silver. Our first sale of 2021 offers a selection of the very best in classical and contemporary furnishings from all over the globe, including a strong showing of country and vernacular pieces, as well as vibrant and bright Chinoiserie and florally themed lots, which are perfect for the beginning of Spring and the more hopeful months to come.
An exciting new development for the department is the introduction of the Fine Interiors Journal, a companion guide offering an overview of the sale complete with links directly to the relevant sections of the online catalogue.
Due to Government guidance around social distancing, we are unable to offer general viewing of all items in our auction rooms. All lots are, however, extensively illustrated and carry detailed condition reports - see 'Condition report' at the foot of each lot description.
Removal of Lots
All lots should be removed by 5pm on Friday 9 April 2021. Furniture lots remaining after this date will be removed to:
Perry Removals, Chapel End, Broxted, Essex CM6 2BW.
Removal will be at a cost of £20 +VAT per lot and storage will be charged at £2 +VAT per lot, per day.
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