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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 432

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III POLYCHROME-DECORATED MAHOGANY DUMMY BOARDS

    LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III POLYCHROME-DECORATED MAHOGANY DUMMY BOARDS
    LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY
    Depicting a girl and a boy, both in 17th century dress, the girl holding a parrot and the boy holding a spaniel, the reverse of each inscribed in ink 'Return to: Miss F. Holms, 16 Cornwall Gardens/SW'
    The largest (the boy): 37¾ in. (96 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Miss F. Holms, 16 Cornwall Gardens.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 14 May 1992, lot 134.