Queen Anne carved giltwood over door

Stock Code: 2372 - SOLD

Description: A rare and exquisitly carved Queen Anne giltwood over door, wonderfully executed and of superb quality. The carving is crisp, flowing and retains the majority of the original gilding. The central vacant cartouche within scrolls of stylised foliage over a central carved shell again bordered by foliate scrolls. The central section is bordered by a pair of cherubs contained within a prominent and boldly carved leaf scroll, further bordered by more scrolling leaves and a flower to each side. A wonderful piece, decorative and extremely elegant.

Condition: Excellent. Minor restorations, the gilding refreshed.

Country of Origin: England

Origin/Age: English, Queen Anne, circa 1705.

Provenance: Private collection Cotswolds, England.

Dimensions: Height 27.00 inches (68.58cm) Width 78.00 inches (198.12cm) Depth 5.00 inches (12.70cm)

Price: £17,900