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Federal Gilt Gesso Mirror

Auction:
2255
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$764$650

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Gilt Gesso Mirror, probably Massachusetts c. 1810-1815, the molded cornice with spherules above the reverse painted tablet showing a girl on a woodland path with stenciled oak leaf and acorn border and mirror below flanked by molded and spiral beaded pilaster (minor imperfections), ht. 37, wd. 21 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

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Massachusetts, Oak

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