A pair of late 16th century embroidered orphrey panel sections, Spanish or Italian, circa 1590

A pair of late 16th century embroidered orphrey panel sections, Spanish or Italian, circa 1590

£1,750

Each worked in coloured silks in laid, long and short stitches and applied metallic threads, on a blue linen ground, with traces of velvet pile, one designed with John the Evangelist, the other the Virgin and Child, each standing within a canopied niche adorned with statues, garlands, fruiting vines, lilies and paired birds. Framed within an oak cushion-moulded frame covered in terracotta silk velvet, glazed.

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Dimensions:

Height 56 cm / 22 14"
Width 34 cm / 13 12"
Depth 2.5 cm / 1"