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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 198

    AN IRISH LATE GEORGE II MAHOGANY JARDINIERE

    THE STAND 18TH CENTURY, THE UPPER PART 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN IRISH LATE GEORGE II MAHOGANY JARDINIERE
    THE STAND 18TH CENTURY, THE UPPER PART 20TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top inset with two lead liners, the frieze with guilloche panels on a punched ground, the apron centred by a shell, on scrolled cabriole legs headed by shells, on faceted pad feet carved with foliage and with later tips
    21 in. (53 cm.) high; 28¼ in. (71.5 cm.) wide; 17 in. (43 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Purchased by the current owner from Biggs of Maidenhead in 1965.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Literature

    Country Life, 5 August 1965, p. 358 [Trade advertisement for Biggs of Maidenhead]