Lot 101: Pair of William & Mary Needlepoint, Gilt and Painted Wall Sconces
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
each arched panel worked in tones of blue, red, and green to form an elaborate floral and foliate arrangement in an urn; the ebonized molded frame supporting a pair of gilt decorated candle arms at the base.
22 x 9 x 5.5 in.
From the Collection of the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank E. Zorniger, Marfez Farm, Lexington, Kentucky.
Sotheby's, Important English Furniture, Decorations and Rugs, November 1, 1985 (sale 5381, lot 18, hammer price $5,225)
Condition Report: Minor rubbing to finish and re-touch to gilt decoration.