• Focal Point - The Nicholas Gif auction at Christies

    Sale 5975

    Focal Point - The Nicholas Gifford-Mead Collection of Chimneypieces & Ornament

    29 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 14

    A LOUIS XIV CAST IRON FIREBACK

    DATED 1694

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XIV CAST IRON FIREBACK
    DATED 1694
    Cast with a central shield with displayed eagle, head to dexter, above adorsed 'C's, within fluted pilasters and classical arched pediment with urn-shaped finials
    36 in. (91.5 cm.) high; 32¼ in. (82 cm.) wide


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