Lot 145 (Islamic & Indian Art, 29th October 2020)
A KHEDIVAL KHAYYAMIYAH TENT HANGING
Egypt, late 19th - early 20th century
The natural joined canvas ground appliqued in overlapping strips of red, green, white, and aubergine cotton with a central panel of interlocking geometrical designs, radiating into an outer square with stylised arabesques, laid on modern canvas ground, the panel 138cm x 135cm, the overall dimensions 180cm x 176cm.
Provenance: Hotel Drouot-Richelieu Paris, Tissus Anciens, 26 February 2014, lot 100.
the panel 138cm x 135cm, the overall dimensions 180cm x 176cm