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Description

Continental School, late 19th/early 20th century. Tapestry in shades of brown depicting four courting couples in various activities in an lush outdoor garden setting. Figures from far left to right shown seated by water's edge, walking with backs turned, seated conversing, and presenting a bouquet of flowers. Garden setting with a large tree at right, garden urn on pedestal or wall, quaint river, and small gazebo at far left. Small dog in foreground symbolizing the fidelty between couples. Tapestry framed within metal edging with large tacked hardware. Overall 73 inches x 49.5 inches.

Condition

Small holes in tapestry, particularly on the left side and above figures in tree line, likely from previous framing. Wear to tapestry including fraying on edges.

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Continental Grisaille Figural Tapestry Panel

Estimate $300 - $500Jan 04, 2014
Starting Price $150
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Atlanta, GA, USA
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