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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 207

    A QUEEN ANNE CARVED OAK OVERDOOR CARVING

    CIRCA 1705, IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS YOUNG

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    A QUEEN ANNE CARVED OAK OVERDOOR CARVING
    CIRCA 1705, IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS YOUNG
    The trophy celebrating love's triumph comprises Venus' billing doves in a beribboned wreath of Jupiter's oak, now on a board
    35 in. (89 cm.) wide overall


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    The London carver Thomas Young (fl. late 17th century) was employed alongside William David, Joel Lobb and Samuel Watson at Chatsworth around 1690, and also worked at Burghley, Northamptonshire and Sunbury Hall, Derbyshire.

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    Provenance

    The Earls of Ilchester, Holland House, London until removed to Melbury, Dorset.
    Purchased by Roger Warner from Melbury on 20 July 1967.