24 May 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A REGENCY MAHOGANY FIRESCREEN
With brass handle and three sliding red-felt banners, minor losses
44½ in. (113 cm.) high
Almost certainly Kenwood House, London.
Removed to Scone Palace prior to the auction at Kenwood in 1922.
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Almost certainly the 'mahogany firescreen with three sliders covered with scarlet' recorded in the Dining Room at Kenwood in the 1841 inventory.
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