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The Collection of Ann and Gordon Getty - February 29, 2024

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Our second sale of works from the esteemed Getty collection, The Collection of Ann and Gordon Getty: A Confluence of 19th and 20th Century Design, offers fine and decorative arts made between 1860 and 1920, representing Mrs. Getty’s taste for design from this period which she most notably displayed in their Berkeley, CA home, Temple of Wings. GALLERY PREVIEW times in auction description.
  • The Collection of Ann and Gordon Getty
Lot 96

Continental Velvet and Sequin Appliquéd Wall Hanging

Estimate: $400 - $600
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$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
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Fitted with a fringe border.

Approximately 7 ft. 10 in. x 5 ft. 7 in.

Note from the Christie's catalog: The hanging possesses a central floral medallion on pink ground. The border, a crimson color, is decorated with volutes and a floral/vegetal motif. The applique dates to c. 1800, the handing to early 20th Century.


Wear throughout with some detached appliquéd pieces on the lower right corner. Will require some work. Impressive in person.

Notwithstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.

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Sold Christie's Madrid, May 24, 1999, Lot 344.

The Collection of Ann and Gordon Getty.