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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 43

    A SWEDISH PARCEL-GILT, SIMULATED PORPHYRY AND MARBLEISED MIRROR

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SWEDISH PARCEL-GILT, SIMULATED PORPHYRY AND MARBLEISED MIRROR
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The arched rectangular plate in an architectural surround with stiff-leaf and egg-and-dart carved cornice above a scrolling foliate decorated frieze and flanking column supports with Corinthian capitals and flowerhead-filled trellis bases, the plinths carved to the angles with ram's masks suspending floral garlands
    96 in. (254 cm.) high; 39 in. (99 cm.) wide; 13½ in. (34 cm.) deep


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