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Federal Gilt-gesso Eglomise Mirror

Auction:
2482
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Gilt-gesso Eglomise Mirror, probably Massachusetts, c. 1815, (imperfections), ht. 31, wd. at cornice 18 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

some gesso losses, touch up to gilding with old gold paint

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Massachusetts, gold paint, Gilding, Gold, Metalworking

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