A GROTESQUE HANGING BANNER WITH METAL THREADS: A Rare 18th C Italian Tapestry Panel heavy with silk and gold colored threads, central medallion with seated figure, overall scrolling designs, and lower section with nude half body female figures. Approx. 74'' h x 30.75'' w. Estate of Dr. Peter J. Fischinger, M.D., Ph.D., former Associate Director, National Cancer Institute.