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English Art Nouveau Silver Plate Wall Plaque

Auction:
2481
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$444$375

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

English Art Nouveau Silver Plate Wall Plaque, late 19th century, possibly Elkington, oval, cast with an allegorical winged maiden representing night, flying above a winged cherub, with stars above and clouds below, in oval surround accented at top with a bat, and an owl below, mounted to later wood composite wall plate, metal lg. 11 3/4, wall plate lg. 12 7/8 in.
Estimate $75-100

rosing. spot of surface abrasion at owl's head.

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metal lg., head

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