A Surrealist carpet or wall hanging,
1970/80s, designed by Ewald Kroner, with a René Magritte-style doorway in a blue landscape, signed and labelled,
160 x 235cm
Provenance : From the St Tropez residence of the photographer, industrialist and third husband of Brigitte Bardot, Gunter Sachs.
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Sold for £650
Minor marks to reverse, front of carpet in excellent condition.
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Auction: Design - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Wed, 14th Jul 2021
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