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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 126

    A NEAR PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN LIMEWOOD WALL BRACKETS

    ONE POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY, THE OTHER 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NEAR PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN LIMEWOOD WALL BRACKETS
    ONE POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY, THE OTHER 20TH CENTURY
    Each with rectangular top with egg-and-dart moulded edge above a scrolled support with floral boss, variations in carving, the earlier bracket with indistinct pencil inscription on the reverse 'Th ... Li... No 3' and inscribed 'XXXXV'
    10 in. (25.5 cm.) high; 12 in. (30.5 cm.) wide; the possibly 18th century bracket 8 in. (20.5 cm.) deep, the later bracket 8½ in. (21.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    Saleroom Notice

    A related design for these wall brackets is illustrated in T. King, The Modern Style of Cabinet Work Exemplified, 1830.