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    Sale 12455

    European Furniture & Works of Art

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 100

    A CHARLES X ORMOLU DRESSING-MIRROR

    CIRCA 1820-30

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHARLES X ORMOLU DRESSING-MIRROR
    CIRCA 1820-30
    The oval plate within a rose-cast frame, flanked by swans each issuing a cornucopia support, on griffin legs joined by a stretcher
    26 in. (66 cm.) high; 28 ½ in. (72.5 cm.) wide; 13 ½ in. (34 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    By repute, Mariá Isabel, Dowager Queen of the Two Sicilies (d. 1848), and thence by descent in the del Balzo family.