Lot 120: ARTS & CRAFTS FOUR FOLD DRAUGHT SCREEN, CIRCA 1900 each fold 152.5cm x 37.5cm
October 26, 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
ARTS & CRAFTS
FOUR FOLD DRAUGHT SCREEN, CIRCA 1900
each fold with polychrome embossed panel and inscriptions NORTHUMBERLAND, WESTMORELAND, CUMBERLAND and DURHAM, and with the county arms, above linen panels printed with flower sprigs with a painted chequer frame
each fold 152.5cm x 37.5cm
- Frame in good condition
- Fabric to rear panels generally intact, other than the facing right panel which has one or two tears
- Polychrome panels in slightly tired condition, with rubbed patches, and touched up areas
- The front fabric panels with one or two patches of water damage, and small repairs
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