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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 73

    TWO GEORGE III CUT-CARD RELIEF PICTURES

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO GEORGE III CUT-CARD RELIEF PICTURES
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    One modelled as basket of flowers, the other as a coat-of-arms, each in ebonised frames
    16¾ in. (42. cm.) high; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) wide (2)


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    The coat-of-arms are those of Gale impaling Bennet and represent Matthias Gale of Catgill Hall, Cumberland (1724-1771) and his wife, Jane, daughter of the Rev. Dr. Thomas Bennett, vicar of St Giles, Cripplegate, London.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    With Alastair Sampson Antiques Ltd.