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George II-style Carved Giltwood Mirror

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

George II-style Carved Giltwood Mirror, late 19th/early 20th century, cresting with basket of flowers and a figure seated in an architectural folly, upper plate divided with border and a chinoiserie pavilion, mirrored sides with rocaille, foliate scrolls, and two fenghuang birds, base with central mirrored cartouche, ht. 79, wd. 38 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

A few carved pieces detached, most present.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

George II, Arts, Chinoiserie, Culture, Decorative arts, Rocaille, Scroll, Visual arts

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