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Premier Auction - Session I - February 3, 2023

Fri, Feb 3, 2023 09:00AM EST
Lot 372

Group of Eight Very Early British/Continental Architectural Elements

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

wall accents, panels, and fragments, including: 14th century, a very rare section of English carved oak and blue painted rood screen, with pierced ovoid apertures, ogee arches and crocketted pendants; 15th century, a section of carved oak tracery, with foliate, quatre form and ogee shaped decoration; 15th century, a fragment of pierced oak frieze, traces of original polychrome decoration with five comma motifs centered by flower heads; and assorted elements, each of wood construction, most with scrollwork patterns, one shield with animals and fleur de lis, some with wire hangers, largest 37-1/4 x 9 in. 

Provenance: Sotheby's, London, Haute Epoque Sale, October 29, 2008 Lots 262 & 263; Private Collection, Warrenton, Virginia



rubbing, loss to pigment, pest damage, loss at edges, surface accretion; fragment of pierced oak frieze with small crack