The Fine Sale | 22 November 2017

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Russian School, 19th century, a group of six oval patinated bronze portrait...

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Est: £500–700

Russian School, 19th century, a group of six oval patinated bronze portrait medallions of historical figures , in oval beaded gilt bronze frames and mounted as two sets of three medallions on a pair of fabric covered panels, each framed medallion 8cm high, each panel 37cm high overall

Provenance: From the estate of Philippa Bradstock of Longbottom House, Biddesden

The six medallions have been later mounted on their satin covered back plates, the back plates being of late 20th century make
Two of the medallions on each back plate are loose and not fixed to their frames
The medallions all have a very well stuck (glued) plastic-based fabric backing, which originally held them into their frames when they were mounted in the 20th century
Essentially though, the medallions and frames are in perfectly satisfactory order

The Fine Sale

Wednesday 22 November 2017, 10.00am

Donnington Priory
Oxford Road
Donnington
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 2JE

Viewing

Sunday 19 November
10am - 2pm
Monday 20 November
9am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 21 November
9.00am - 4.30pm
Day of sale from 8.30am

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