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PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN FAMILY

A George II style carved, painted and parcel-gilt mirror, in the manner of Matthias Lock
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PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN FAMILY

A George II style carved, painted and parcel-gilt mirror, in the manner of Matthias Lock
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Details & Cataloguing

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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A George II style carved, painted and parcel-gilt mirror, in the manner of Matthias Lock
the framed carved with scrolled acanthus leaves, the apron centred by a satire mask
149cm. high, 103cm. wide; 4ft. 10½in., 3ft. 4½in.
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Catalogue Note

Designs for similar mirrors were illustrated by Matthias Lock (1710-1765) in Six Sconces, published in 1744 (cf. J.F. Hayward, `Furniture Designed and Carved by Matthias Lock, for Hinton House, Somerset', Connoisseur, December 1960, pp. 284-86). See a period mirrors sold these Rooms, Important English Furniture, 30 June 2004, lot 127. 

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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London