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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 134

    TWO GEORGE II WALNUT AND PARCEL-GILT TWO-LIGHT GIRANDOLE MIRRORS

    MID-18TH CENTURY

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    TWO GEORGE II WALNUT AND PARCEL-GILT TWO-LIGHT GIRANDOLE MIRRORS
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    Each with rectangular beveled plate within a carved gilt slip, below a pierced scroll cresting with Prince-of-Wales plume above a scalloped apron, fitted with pair of associated serpentine brass candlearms, one mirror with cresting and base later veneered in mahogany, regilt
    The larger: 38 in. (96.5 cm.) high, 20¾ in. (53 cm.) wide, 6¼ in. (16 cm.) deep (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF
    THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM
    VANCOUVER, CANADA
    (LOTS 131-214)


    Literature

    R. Collison, 'The Shaughnessy Legacy', City and Country Home, November 1988, p. 97.