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A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO MIRROR
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A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO MIRROR

SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

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A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO MIRROR
SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
The rectangular bevelled plate in a foliate moulded frame surmounted by an open pediment of egg-and-dart centred by a cartouche, the waved apron centred by a shell, previously with candlebranches, regessoed and regilt
48¼ x 29 in. (122.5 x 73.5 cm.)
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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.

Lot Essay

A related giltwood mirror is illustrated in Graham Child, World Interiors, 1650-1900, London, 1990, p.81, fig. 62. A related gilt-gesso mirror was sold anonymously, Christie's, London, 25 November 2004, lot 10; and a further related mirror, sold anonymously, Christie's, London, 20 September 2001, lot 274.

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