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    Sale 7700

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 142

    A PAIR OF SOUTH ITALIAN SILVERED AND CREAM-PAINTED GIRANDOLE-MIRRORS

    NAPLES, MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF SOUTH ITALIAN SILVERED AND CREAM-PAINTED GIRANDOLE-MIRRORS
    NAPLES, MID-18TH CENTURY
    Each with a shield-shaped plate within a C-scroll and foliate-carved pierced frame, the cresting centred by a pavilion flanked by further scrolls and cranes, the apron centred by a foliate-headed grotesque mask, issuing threetole scrolled branches with petal-shaped drip-pans and nozzles, with remains of later paper labels
    35½ x 21¾ in. (90 x 55.5 cm.); 35½ x 22½ in. (90 x 57 cm.), respectively (2)


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