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Carved Gilt Gesso Girandole Mirror

Auction:
2230
Lot:
514
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

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Auction:
Sale #2230 - 2230
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 22, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Carved Gilt Gesso Girandole Mirror, England or America, early 19th century, the eagle with outstretched wings on a rocky mound flanked by leafy scrolls above circular banded frame with acanthus leaf detail and reeded ebonized liner, all on a leaf-carved bracket, (damaged, in need of repair), ht. 40, wd. 22 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Acanthus, Bracket