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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 307

    A GILTWOOD OVERMANTEL MIRROR

    POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GILTWOOD OVERMANTEL MIRROR
    POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY
    The three original rectangular plates flanked by pilasters, in a rockwork frame carved with S and C scrolls and foliage, the cresting with a domed canopy above flower supported by C-scrolls, the apron centred by foliage between confronted C-scrolls, regessoed and regilt, possibly following fire damage
    33½ x 56¼ in. (85 x 143 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 24 June 1982, lot 28.