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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 191

    AN EARLY LOUIS XV CARVED GILTWOOD FIRESCREEN

    PROBABLY CIRCA 1725, POSSIBLY NORTH EUROPEAN

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY LOUIS XV CARVED GILTWOOD FIRESCREEN
    PROBABLY CIRCA 1725, POSSIBLY NORTH EUROPEAN
    The rosette-guilloche carved frame with a pierced foliate and flowerhead cresting and scrolling foliate and shell clasps, enclosing a panel of 18th century white-metal thread embroidered floral silk, on foliate S-scroll supports, pegged construction, re-gilt
    41½ in. (105 cm) high, 26½ in. (67 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Ghislaine David, Paris.