London, South Kensington
24 March 2009
TWO GEORGE III CUT-CARD RELIEF PICTURES
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)
With Alastair Sampson Antiques Ltd.
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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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