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Two Painted and Gilt Stenciled Wooden Window Cornices

Auction:
2431
Lot:
836
Sold for:
$593$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Two Painted and Gilt Stenciled Wooden Window Cornices, America, early 19th century, scrolled top with rectangular and diamond shaped gilt moldings, central decoration of a stenciled basket of fruit, with flower, fruit and grain motifs, in gilt, red, and black on a green ground, (losses and repairs to scrollwork, spotting, and paint loss), ht. 8, lg. 40 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Two unpainted repaired scrolls, losses to two scrolls on one end of one valance, one scroll glued back together.

Keywords

Scroll, Scrollwork

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