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FRANCE, 18TH CENTURY A fine French Louis XVI carved and gilt wood mounted Chinese embroidered silk folding screen. The silk textile is decorated with a stylized gold and/or silver threaded bat and butterfly pattern amongst florals over a red ground. The silk is mounted in a period Chinoiserie Louis XVI frame with reticulated acanthus leaf and tendril header panels.

Each panel measures 57" by 22 1/4", silk panels measure 48 1/2" by 20 1/2"


Overall very good condition, threading in good condition, the back showing some tattering to the silk to one side and missing to the other.

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FINE 18C French Louis XVI Gilt Chinese Silk Screen

Estimate $800 - $1,200Feb 3, 2018
Auction Curated By:
Travis Landry
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
Kevin Bruneau
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts
63 Fourth Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
United States
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