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    Sale 12247

    The English Collector: English Furniture, Clocks and Portrait Miniatures

    17 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 102

    A GEORGE III GILTWOOD AND COMPOSITION MIRROR

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III GILTWOOD AND COMPOSITION MIRROR
    CIRCA 1780
    The oval plate within a beaded surround, with an anthemion cresting flanked by scrolled foliage supported by semi-draped reclining figures, the scrolling apron centred by a ram's mask, restorations and replacements
    54 in. (138 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE PETER ASCROFT, SHERFORD HOUSE, BROMYARD, HEREFORDSHIRE (LOTS 101-104)