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A pair of Italian micromosaic panels by Antonio and Francesco Mora, Rome, circa 1800

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Estimate:

6,000 - 9,000 GBP

Property of a European Family

A pair of Italian micromosaic panels by Antonio and Francesco Mora, Rome, circa 1800

A pair of Italian micromosaic panels by Antonio and Francesco Mora, Rome, circa 1800

Estimate:

6,000 - 9,000 GBP

Lot sold:

50,400

GBP

Property of a European Family

A pair of Italian micromosaic panels by Antonio and Francesco Mora, Rome,

circa 1800


each depicting a bird perched on a branch, a label to the back of one reading: Etude / de Mosaïque des frères / Antoine et François Mora / Mosaiquistes / de sa Majesté Sicilienne / vis-à-vis les escaliers de la / Trinité des Monts / Place d’Espagne / Rome.

each panel: 18cm. diameter; 7⅛in.

each framed: 23.5 x 23.5cm.; 9¼in.

In overall good condition. The panels have not been examined out of their frames. The frames with minor old marks, scuffs and scratches as should be visible in the catalogue image. One frame with a crack to the left side and with losses to the black surrounds. The other frame with a chip towards the top left corner and losses (one towards the right side and another towards the bottom left corner) to the surround of the panel. Charming quality.

 

Each with a hook for hanging. 


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