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Regency Giltwood and Part-ebonized Girandole Mirror

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
540
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Regency Giltwood and Part-ebonized Girandole Mirror, early 19th century, with inset circular, convex mirror with a reeded border, pendant foliate apron, and foliate crest with eagle, ht. 40 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Scattered chips, cracks, and losses to gilded surface. Some scattered retouches to gilding. Out-stretched eagle wing separate but present (previously taped in place). Apron and crest re-stabilized with screws and brackets (see images), minor restorations masked by over-painting to reverse. Small break to reeded border.?



The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Antiques, Candles, Furniture, Girandole, Guilder, Lighting, One cent coin

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