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    Sale 5931

    The Sunday Sale Including the Property of the Late Audrey Burton O.B.E.

    31 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 41

    AN ENGLISH ARTIFICIAL STONE KEYSTONE

    ATTRIBUTED TO ELEANOR COADE, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH ARTIFICIAL STONE KEYSTONE
    ATTRIBUTED TO ELEANOR COADE, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Cast with a female mask in deep relief
    17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high


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    For a similar example, see Alison Kelly, Mrs Coade's Stone, 1990, p. 157 which illustrates a page of Coade etchings from the 1770's. The female keystone at the top left has strong similarities to the present lot.

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