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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 140

    A GILTWOOD OVERMANTEL MIRROR

    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A GILTWOOD OVERMANTEL MIRROR
    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY AND LATER
    The oval plate within husk-carved later border plates, with later oval paterae divides, the outer border carved with later egg-and-dart and flanked by two foliate-adorned rams' heads, the husks and central plate inverted
    49¾ x 34 in. (126.5 x 86.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Bought from Ossowski, London, 19 November 1998.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 130-209)