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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 379

    A MATCHED PAIR OF EARLY LOUIS XV GILTWOOD WALL BRACKETS

    CIRCA 1730-1735

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF EARLY LOUIS XV GILTWOOD WALL BRACKETS
    CIRCA 1730-1735
    Each with scalloped C-scroll and shell rest above a pierced support, one carved with eagles, shells, a spear and pierced scrolling foliage, the other carved with dragons, rocaille, C-scrolls, scrolling foliage and flowerheads, variations in construction and design, possibly from a larger set or separate pairs
    19 in. (48.3) high; 14 in.(35.6 cm.) and 13 ½ in. (34.3 cm.) wide, respectively


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