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French Painted and Gilded Mirror

Auction:
2589B
Lot:
609
Sold for:
$830$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2589B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 31, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

French Painted and Gilded Mirror, 18th century, the cartouche-shaped mirror centered by dark green and gilt painted frame with shell-form finial topping decoration of scrolling foliage and flowers, lg. 21 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Scattered loss and flaking to paint and gilt. Several small chips to outer edge. Three repaired horizontal cracks. Age related discoloration to mirror.

Keywords

Gilding, Mirror

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