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Item Details

Temp #1
DepartmentGeneral Marine
Low Estimate$400.00
High Estimate$600.00
Last UpdatedAugust 22, 2019

Description

PAIR OF DECORATIVELY PAINTED DOORS FROM AN ENGLISH WARSHIP
One marked No 7" depicts a man looking across rolling hills to two warships at anchor. The other depicts a man playing a lute to a seated woman. Both scenes are surrounded by trompe l'oeil frames. Remainder of doors painted black. Heights 64.5". Widths 24.81"."

Condition

Elements of the doors are late 18/early 19th Century with some hardware replacements, and the painting done later. Varnish slightly yellowed.

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