6 December 2004
A BOW ROCOCO SCROLL-MOULDED WALL-POCKET
CIRCA 1762, PAINTER'S NUMERAL 5
Painted in a vivid palette with a bouquet of flowers surrounded by an applied wreath of flowers, flanked by moulded puce scrolls with a shell above, the top rim and shaped back pierced with circular apertures (crack to top and slightly down the right side, minute chipping to applied flowers)
9 in. (23 cm.) high
Anon., sale Bonham's, 7th June 2002, lot 100.
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