14 October 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 37,500
Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000
A PAIR OF DANISH GILTWOOD MIRRORS
With pierced asymmetrical cresting and a stippled ground with ruffles and foliage surrounding a later divided beveled mirror plate, regilt
71 in. (180.5 cm.) high, 30½ in. (77.5 cm.) wide (2)
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An almost identical pair of giltwood mirrors is illustrated in G. Child, World Mirrors, London, 1990, p.300, fig. 689.
By repute, the manor house of Stoovringgaard, Denmark.
Bought from Arne Schlesch, New York, in 1993.
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