8 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A REGENCY GILTWOOD AND GESSO CONVEX GIRANDOLE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
The reverse with distressed label ...S.BUNNETT ...CABINET MAKER, UPHOLSTERER &... FRAME MANUFACTURER..
27½in. (69cm.) wide overall
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There is a record of 'S.Bunnett' working in Holt, Norfolk, as a Cabinet Maker and Joiner, 1822. See DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH FURNITURE MAKERS 1660-1840, Edited by G. Beard and C. Gilbert, Furniture History Society.
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