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Victorian Carved Walnut Rotating Firescreen

Auction:
2886M
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Discovery - 2886M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 10, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Victorian Carved Walnut Rotating Firescreen, 1887, the frame with foliate-carved cresting, applied bosses, and scratch carving centering a rotating oil on canvas screen, one side depicting a lakeside mountainscape, the other of flowers, signed and dated "Minnie Inez Smith/1887," ht. 54 3/4, wd. 32 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Juglandinae, Juglans

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