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389
A monumental bronze and metal bird cage of Palladian form
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 28,750 USD
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389
A monumental bronze and metal bird cage of Palladian form
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 28,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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A monumental bronze and metal bird cage of Palladian form
the hexastyle portico with a pediment centred by the Royal Arms of Queen Victoria
height 77 in., width 96 in., depth 40 in.
195.5 cm, 244 cm, 101.5 cm
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Provenance

Christie's London, June 6, 1994, lot 190 (£42,000)

Catalogue Note

The six Corinthian-columned portico surmounted by a triangular pediment is inspired by the façade of Mansion House, the official Lord Mayor's residence in the City of London built between 1739 and 1752 by George Dance the Elder.

Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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New York