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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 92

    A NORTH ITALIAN GREY-PAINTED MIRROR

    PIEDMONT, MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH ITALIAN GREY-PAINTED MIRROR
    PIEDMONT, MID-18TH CENTURY
    The arched-rectangular divided plate within a pierced foliate-carved and mirror-set frame, the cresting centred by a shell and surmounted by anthemion, flanked by floral garlands and foliate sprays, the pierced apron similarly carved with foliate scrolls, with traces of gilt decoration
    100¾ in. (255 cm.) high; 48½ in. (120 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN