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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 149

    A VICTORIAN GILT-METAL AND FAUX-TORTOISESHELL 'CHINOISERIE' HANGING LANTERN

    CIRCA 1870

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    A VICTORIAN GILT-METAL AND FAUX-TORTOISESHELL 'CHINOISERIE' HANGING LANTERN
    CIRCA 1870
    Of tapering octagonal shape, hung with bells
    17 in. (43 cm.) wide


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    This 'Chinoiserie' hanging lantern reflects the style introduced by George, Prince Regent, at the Marine Pavilion, Brighton under the guidance of his architect John Nash and the services of eminent 'Artist Decorators' such as Robert Jones and Messrs. Crace & Sons.

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