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Collection Tchaloyan 2nd part: Tapestries XVI° to XIX°.
Selection of curiosity objects and furniture
Carpet Collection from the 16th to the 20th century
Selling expenses: 24% incl. VAT
Live Sales Charge: 3,60% VAT included
Expert for tapestries and carpets:
Mr. Frank KASSAPIAN
Cover photo (Lot N° 20):
H. RYDAEMS "Tenture d'Holopherne" Tapestry panel from Brussels from the 17th century (after 1669), woven in the workshops of the Merchant Henri II Reydams (active from 1669 to 1719).
belonging to the hanging suite about Judith's life story. Here we present the panel that records the banquet of King Holofernes for Judith, and in the background the release of Achior, leader of the sons of Ammon. The rich border, made up of side columns, with putti, bouquets of flowers, and partly above many fruits and flowers in garlands with a Latin cartouche in the middle: "ACHIDROUX A MON TARU ENAR ISAES POTENTIAM IUSSU HOLOFERNIS CAPTIUS".
Wool and Silk.
Height: 342; Width: 421cm