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Lot 1001

Description

An Extraordinarily Fine and Unusual George III Cartouche-Shaped Giltwood Mirror, in the Chippendale Manner

The central mirror plate surmounted by two exotic ho-ho birds flanking a double mirrored cartouche within foliate scrolls and C-scrolled borders, continuing to foliate scrolled outer borders, terminating in an acanthus scroll amidst rockwork, flanked by C-scrolls.

5 ft. 2 1/2 x 42 in.

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Condition

The mirror plate has oxidized, very minor chips to the gilded surface. Old restorations. Grand scale and very fine quality. Impressive in person.

Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.

 

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An Extraordinarily Fine and Unusual George III

Estimate $20,000 - $40,000Oct 27