• Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyl auction at Christies

    Sale 5466

    Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyll

    14 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 71

    A PAIR OF QUEEN ANNE STYLE GILT-GESSO OVAL MIRRORS

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF QUEEN ANNE STYLE GILT-GESSO OVAL MIRRORS
    20TH CENTURY
    Each with bevelled plate surrounded by bevelled c-scroll border plates within a foliate-carved pounced frame with foliate and shell-carved cresting, one incorporating 18th century mirror plate
    Each 38½ x 22 in. (98 x 56 cm.) (2)


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    This mirror with its shell cresting flanked by scrolling foliage is similar in design to a mirror sold in the Sotheby's sale of Benacre Hall, Suffolk, 9-11 May 2000, lot 208.

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