26 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A GEORGE III BRASS SERPENTINE FIRE FENDER
LATE 18TH CENTURY
Of scalloped form, pierced with neoclassical devices centered by a lyre, foliate scrolls and paired dragons
54 in. (138 cm.) wide
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A similar fender sold in the Casimir Collection, Christie's, South Kensington, 23 January 2008, lot 155.
With Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire, 1997.
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