02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Chippendale Walnut and Parcel-gilt Mirror,

$6,463$5,500
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Chippendale Walnut and Parcel-gilt Mirror, England, mid-18th century, the gilt-gessoed carved phoenix on a leafy branch above the scrolled frame with applied gilt leafy floral and fruit devices with gilt-incised liner framing the beveled glass, (restoration), ht. 44, wd. 20 1/2 in.

Provenance: Estate of George Nixon Black; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Israel Sack, New York; Mark Bortman, Boston; on loan at Lady Pepperill House, Kittery Point, Maine; heirs of Mark Bortman.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

United Kingdom, fruit devices, Mark Bortman, George Nixon Black, Maine