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A Tournai late Medieval Pastoral Tapestry
circa 1460
Estimation
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9
A Tournai late Medieval Pastoral Tapestry
circa 1460
Estimation
100 000150 000
Lot. Vendu 78,000 USD (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
ACCÉDER AU LOT

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Fine French and Continental Furniture including European Works of Art and Tapestries

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A Tournai late Medieval Pastoral Tapestry
circa 1460
shepherds and shepherdesses amidst flora and fauna, a poet in the center and a couple embracing to the left, a town in the hilly distance and a bishop's hat surmounting a coat of arms in the top center. 
height 9ft. 6 1/2 in.; width 15ft. 10in.
2.91m; 4.83m
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Provenance

Emile Gaillard, Paris
George and Florence Blumenthal, New York
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941)

Bibliographie

Emile Gaillard Collection, sale catalogue (By Emile Molinier) Paris, 1904, p. 159, no. 764
S. Rubinstein-Bloch, Catalogue of the collection of George and Florence Blumenthal, New York, 1927, vol. IV, pl.VI
Heinrich Gðbel, Tapestries of the Lowlands, New York, 1974 ed., pl. 259

Fine French and Continental Furniture including European Works of Art and Tapestries

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New York