Auction 14.05.1991

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Datum der Auktion: 14.05.1991

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A pair of polychrome velvet curtains, voided to reveal a sand coloured...

A pair of polychrome velvet curtains, voided to reveal a sand coloured ground, with a pattern of large flowering plants and irises flanked by smaller flowers and tendrils, trimmed with coloured cord-- 120in x 50in., late 19th century

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A pair of curtains identical to lot 1-- 120in x 50in., late 19th century

A pair of curtains identical to lot 1-- 120in x 50in., late 19th century

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A woolwork hanging embroidered in dark coloured wools with an Arab horseman...

A woolwork hanging embroidered in dark coloured wools with an Arab horseman attacking a lion within a floral border-- 50in x80in., mid 19th century ; and two other woolwork panels. (3

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A panel of polychrome velvet, voided to reveal a sand coloured ground with...

A panel of polychrome velvet, voided to reveal a sand coloured ground with a central medallion composed of carnations and other flowers, the corners with flower sprigs, the borders with wreaths and ribbons-- 48in x23in., Turkish, Bursa, 19th century

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A panel of polychrome voided velvet with the same design as lot 5-- 46in x...

A panel of polychrome voided velvet with the same design as lot 5-- 46in x 24in., Turkish, Bursa, 19th century

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A collection of mainly Islamic textiles including a linen cover embroidered...

A collection of mainly Islamic textiles including a linen cover embroidered in shades of rust, orange, green and red silks with a repeating pattern of diamond shaped flowerheads-- 103in x 44in., Indian (a lot

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 10 £ - 100 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A collection of textiles, including a length of navy blue silk, embroidered...

A collection of textiles, including a length of navy blue silk, embroidered in coloured silks and gilt threads with the trimmings and horseshoe cuffs for a dragon robe worked with dragons over sea-wave borders, Chinese, late 19th century ; and a pair of Chinese sleeve bands. (a lot

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 10 £ - 100 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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Two panels from a tapestry border, woven in shades of green, blue, brown...

Two panels from a tapestry border, woven in shades of green, blue, brown and cream coloured wool, with masks, flowers and strapwork against a dark brown ground-- 16in square and 19in x 17in., 17th century (2

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A set of three panels of brown moiré silk each embroidered in shades of...

A set of three panels of brown moiré silk each embroidered in shades of yellow, rust and lilac, with an urn flanked by scrolling leaves and surmounted by a flaming torch; and three other panels worked with blue satin appliqué scrolling designs amongst pink flowers-- 52in x 21in., probably from a

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A pair of black silk panels embroidered in coloured silks, one with ducks...

A pair of black silk panels embroidered in coloured silks, one with ducks swimming amongst snow covered reeds, the other with a dog chasing a pheasant-- 30in x 26in., Japanese, late 19th century (2

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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"A stands for Army fighting the Boers": a cotton handkerchief printed with...

"A stands for Army fighting the Boers": a cotton handkerchief printed with items for each letter of the alphabet, including "F is for Field glass to spy out the Boers" and "N is for Nurse tender and true"-- 14in x 16in., circa 1899

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A black satin drawstring bag, worked in coloured beads with a spray of blue...

A black satin drawstring bag, worked in coloured beads with a spray of blue and white flowers on each side within a border of pale green scallops-- 9in long, circa 1920

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 100 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A pair of embroideries possibly for bell pulls, worked in coloured chenille...

A pair of embroideries possibly for bell pulls, worked in coloured chenille threads and metallic threads with garlands of flowers and fruits-- 47in x 3in, pinned to pale green velvet, late 19th century

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 10 £ - 100 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A chasuble of cloth of silver, embroidered in gilt threads and coloured...

A chasuble of cloth of silver, embroidered in gilt threads and coloured silks, with roses and rose buds entwined amongst scrolling strapwork, trimmed with gilt lace, French, late 18th century

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A joined linen cover embroidered in red wool with rows of flower pots in...

A joined linen cover embroidered in red wool with rows of flower pots in between bands of dense floral patterning-- 52in x 86in., Hungarian, 19th century

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A cover of crimson velvet embroidered in silver gilt threads, the central...

A cover of crimson velvet embroidered in silver gilt threads, the central roundel and corner medallions worked with stylised flowering plants and scrolling patterns, the borders with trailing flowerheads-- 30in square, probably 18th century

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A collection of Islamic costume and textiles, including a stole of fine...

A collection of Islamic costume and textiles, including a stole of fine ivory wool, each end worked with a blue silk embroidered border of urns and scrolling flowers, Indian, late 19th/early 20th century (a lot

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A collection of Chinese costume and textiles, including an apron skirt of...

A collection of Chinese costume and textiles, including an apron skirt of pale yellow silk woven with guaze symbols, embroidered in silks with butterflies amongst peonies , trimmed with black silk ribbon, 19th century (a lot

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A pair of beadwork roundels, worked with a Japonaisie design of fans and...

A pair of beadwork roundels, worked with a Japonaisie design of fans and flowers against a pale blue ground-- 11in diameter, late 19th century ; and "The Absent-Minded Beggar", a Boer war printed handkerchief. (3

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 100 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A needlework rug, embroidered in coloured wools with a floral design of...

A needlework rug, embroidered in coloured wools with a floral design of daisies and honeysuckle against a pale yellow ground, framed by a trailing pattern against a maroon border-- 42in x 56in., late 19th century

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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An Aubusson carpet, woven with a central medallion of roses against a pale...

An Aubusson carpet, woven with a central medallion of roses against a pale sage ground, the corners with floral roundels within laurel leaves linked by scrolling branches, the borders of dark red-- 112in x 106inin., French, second half of 19th century

Los #: 33

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A susani of natural cotton, embroidered in black, crimson and magenta with...

A susani of natural cotton, embroidered in black, crimson and magenta with three rows of four roundels surrounded by a black vine, the borders with smaller roundels-- 102 x 128in., Tashkent, late 19th century

Los #: 35

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A pair of yellow silk curtains woven with baskets of flowers framed by...

A pair of yellow silk curtains woven with baskets of flowers framed by garlands of roses against a lattice work ground, in the late 18th century style-- 110in x 40in., 20th century ; a pair of tasselled tie backs and a panel of Chinese blue figured silk

Los #: 36

Schätzpreis: 10 £ - 100 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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An Aubusson tapestry portière woven in many colours, the top with cherries...

An Aubusson tapestry portière woven in many colours, the top with cherries, vines, apples and water fowl, the sides with columns of flowers, fruit and vines, within a scrolling frame, the border of pale green, the top with tapestry fringing-- 158in x 82in., the base sewn under, joined, French, 19th

Los #: 37

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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An embroidered hanging, worked in coloured wools highlighted with silks...

An embroidered hanging, worked in coloured wools highlighted with silks, with a pastoral scene with a pair of birds amongst reeds by a river, with a village and mountains in the distance, the borders of trailing ribbons, flowers and fruit-- 41 x 52in., 19th century

Los #: 38

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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An Aubusson tapestry sofa back, woven in many colours with a central spray...

An Aubusson tapestry sofa back, woven in many colours with a central spray of roses and foliage against a pale ground, within a scrolling frame, the outer border of pale green-- 19in x 42in ., French, 19th century

Los #: 39

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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An embroidered hanging, worked in coloured wools highlighted with silks...

An embroidered hanging, worked in coloured wools highlighted with silks with two youths harvesting grapes in a wooded landscape, the borders with trefoils and shells against a pale blue ground-- 44in x 62in., late 19th century

Los #: 40

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A curtain of lilac shot silk brocaded in many colours with a circa 1780...

A curtain of lilac shot silk brocaded in many colours with a circa 1780 style pattern with bands of floral columns, trimmed with braid, lined-- 100in x 30in., French, late 19th century

Los #: 41

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 100 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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A crewelwork cover, embroidered in many coloured wools, with scatterd spot...

A crewelwork cover, embroidered in many coloured wools, with scatterd spot motifs of daffodils, carnations, honeysuckle and other flowers, within a delicate trailing border-- 104in x 98in., English, mid 18th century

Los #: 43

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.05.1991

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An Aubusson tapestry portière, the top woven with a trophy composed of...

An Aubusson tapestry portière, the top woven with a trophy composed of flowers and musical instrumets, the sides with hanging baskets of flowers and garlands, within a scrolling frame, the outer border of pale green-- 65in x 62in., French, 19th century

Los #: 44

Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 14.05.1991