20 April 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 9,000
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
AN ENGLISH GILT-GESSO MIRROR
THE MIRROR PLATE EARLY 18TH CENTURY AND RE-USED
In the manner of John Belchier, with C-scroll decoration and pouncing, removable brass candlearms, with dealer label to reverse
51 in. (129.5 cm.) high, 26¾ in. (68 cm.) wide
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With Alfred Bullard, Inc., Philadelphia.
Please note this lot will be sold without reserve.
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