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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 132

    A COLLECTION OF SIX DESK ORMAMENTS AND ACCESSORIES

    1800-1870

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    A COLLECTION OF SIX DESK ORMAMENTS AND ACCESSORIES
    1800-1870
    Comprising; Two Derbyshire slate obelisks, circa 1870, both with inscriptions; together with a Restauration siena marble and bronze pen stand, a Swedish silver-mounted blyberg porphyry presse-papier, an Italian green porphyry presse-papier with inscription, and a Regency bronze of a seated greyhound signed 'G.Garrard, Fecit, 20th March 1809'
    The obelisks - 14 in. (35.5 cm.) high (6)


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    George Garrard (d.1826) was patronised by Samuel Whitbread II (d. 1815) of Southill. He started life as a painter, specialising in animals, and was a pupil of Sawrey Gilpin.

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