• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7830

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    21 January 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 53

    A REGENCE GILTWOOD MIRROR

    CIRCA 1730-40, REGILT

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCE GILTWOOD MIRROR
    CIRCA 1730-40, REGILT
    The arched rectangular divided plate within a mirrored surround carved with a rope-twist and gadrooned moulding, headed by a foliate cartouche with female mask and flanked by further plumed female masks, the apron centred by stylised foliage flanked by shells, stencilled to reverse 'S' and 'T', the main plates replaced
    80½ x 46½ in. (205 x 118 cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 53-55)