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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 333

    A PORTUGUESE PARCEL-GILT AND CREAM-PAINTED CONSOLE TABLE AND MIRROR

    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PORTUGUESE PARCEL-GILT AND CREAM-PAINTED CONSOLE TABLE AND MIRROR
    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular plate within a beaded frame applied with floral paterae and trailing husks, headed by an oval medallion painted on oil on canvas centred by a courtly-dressed lady with elderly figures, and surmounted by a plumed finial with floral garlands, the console table with a serpentine fronted brèche d'Alep marble top within a gadrooned surround, above a pierced and beaded frieze carved with foliage and flanked by rosettes, above a rockwork-carved apron, on turned tapering and fluted legs joined by guilloche carved X-shaped stretchers centred by a plumed finial and terminating in foliate-wrapped toupie feet
    Mirror: 85½ x 39½ in. (217 x 100 cm.); console: 34 in. (86.5 cm.) high; 40¼ in. (102 cm.) wide; 21½ in. (54.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
    (LOTS 331-337)