Lot 37
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A PONTREMOLI NEEDLEWORK CARPET, LONDON, ENGLAND |

Estimate
25,000 - 40,000 GBP
Sold
56,250 GBP
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Description

worked in tent stitch, in gros-point with details in petit-point, with the Elizabethan design, by the workshop of Jacques Mereno Pontremoli (1886-1952), the very pale yellow field with an open overall design of bold greenish yellow scrolling vines bearing a profusion of naturalistic and stylised flowers, including carnations, lilies, tulips, lilac, bluebells and sunflowers, all with leaves, all within a narrow 'S' scroll border, with Tudor roses at each corner,
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