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Federal Gilt-gesso Eglomise "Commerce" Mirror

Auction:
2482
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$889$750

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

Description:

Federal Gilt-gesso Eglomise "Commerce" Mirror, labeled Peter Grinnell and Son, Providence, Rhode Island, c. 1810-15, (imperfections), ht. 41 1/4, wd. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

scattered losses of gesso and gilding; possible minor touch up or paint imperfection to tablet.

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Rhode Island, Peter Grinnell and Son, paint imperfection, Gilding, Gold, Providence, Rhode Island

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