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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 3

    A REGENCY BROWN OAK AND HOLLY MIRROR

    ATTRIBUTED TO GEORGE BULLOCK, 1817

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY BROWN OAK AND HOLLY MIRROR
    ATTRIBUTED TO GEORGE BULLOCK, 1817
    With later rectangular plate in a moulded slip and plain frame,
    previously a cheval glass
    45¼ x 31 in. (115 x 79 cm.)


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    This 'cheval' dressing-glass frame, commissioned around 1815 for the 'Maroon and Buff Bedroom' at Tew Park, Oxfordshire by M.R. Boulton (d.1842), was supplied by George Bullock (d.1818) and invoiced for £25 in 1817 as part of, '1 Oak Cheval Glass frame & Glass. Holly mouldings'.

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    Provenance

    Supplied to M. R. Boulton (d. 1842) and by descent to
    The late Major Eustace Robb, Tew Park, Great Tew, Oxfordshire, sold Christie's house sale, 27-29 May 1987, lot 261.
    A private collection, England.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 27 November 2003, lot 161.