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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 70

    A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU SURTOUTS-DE-TABLES

    CIRCA 1820-30

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU SURTOUTS-DE-TABLES
    CIRCA 1820-30
    Each with later oval mirror plate framed by a pierced palmette border and on paw feet, flanked by a scrolling handle to either side
    3½ in. (9 cm.) high; 29 in. (73.5 cm.) wide; 20 in. (51 cm.) deep (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from King Umberto II of Italy in the 1950's by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY