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    Sale 7700

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 143

    A PAIR OF GILTWOOD GIRANDOLES

    19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GILTWOOD GIRANDOLES
    19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Each with an arched rectangular plate in a rockwork frame carved with C-scrolls and foliage, the cresting with a further plate headed by a Ho-ho bird, the apron with a colonnade of arches before a plate, flanked by scrolled candle branches with foliate later drip-pans and candle holders
    The largest girandole: 49½ x 28 in. (126 x 71 cm.) (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 143-145)