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Painted and Decorated Oval Tin Tray

Auction:
2062
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$2,990$2,600

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Auction:
Sale #2062 - 2062
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
March 11, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Painted and Decorated Oval Tin Tray, probably England, c. 1815, the reticulated rim with gilt foliate decoration surrounding a fanciful scene using red and gold neoclassical elements on a black ground, the fluted gold columns with black accents flank the central one which has gold C-scrolls on the base interspersed with fruit, below red and black drapery, original form and painted decoration.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

United Kingdom, Neoclassicism, Scroll, The Enlightenment