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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 56

    A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FIRESCREEN

    CIRCA 1765, ATTRIBUTED TO JEAN-BAPTISTE GOURDIN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FIRESCREEN
    CIRCA 1765, ATTRIBUTED TO JEAN-BAPTISTE GOURDIN
    Almost en suite with the previous lot, upholstered with yellow and ivory floral silk, on scrolled splayed legs carved with acanthus
    41 in. (104 cm.) high; 28 in. (71 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Mallett, London.