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FS20: Two Day Fine Art Sale

A Rare Pair of Regency Carved Giltwood and Chinese Reverse Painted Convex Mirrors

Auction Lot FS20/1150

A rare pair of Regency carved giltwood and Chinese reverse painted convex mirrors, each surmounted by a figure of an eagle with outspread wings on a plateau, flanked by acanthus scrolls, the mirror plates reverse painted with river and estuary scenes, with boats and with pagodas and other buildings on the banks and mountains beyond, framed by ebonised slips and moulded and reeded surrounds, having central shell ornament below within oak leaves and acorn surround, 113cm (3ft 8 1/2in) x 65cm (2ft 1 1/2in).

A Rare Pair of Regency Carved Giltwood and Chinese Reverse Painted Convex Mirrors (FS20/1150) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 23rd October 2013 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A rare pair of Regency carved giltwood and Chinese reverse painted convex mirrors, each surmounted by a figure of an eagle with outspread wings on a plateau, flanked by acanthus scrolls, the mirror plates reverse painted with river and estuary scenes, with boats and with pagodas and other buildings on the banks and mountains beyond, framed by ebonised slips and moulded and reeded surrounds, having central shell ornament below within oak leaves and acorn surround, 113cm (3ft 8 1/2in) x 65cm (2ft 1 1/2in).

Price Realised

£17,500

Department

Furniture

Fine Art Category

Decorative Items and Mirrors

Sale Information

FS20: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Wednesday, 23rd October 2013
Thursday, 24th October 2013

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 2:00pm on Thursday, 24th October 2013 as part of the Furniture section of the sale.

Contact

For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

Christopher HamptonChristopher Hampton


Gillian WestellGillian Westell


Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

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