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Creator Perhaps Isaac Gosset, 1713–1799, British
Title British, Rococo Trophy frame
Date mid-18th century
Medium Carved wood, later gilding over original gilding
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art
Accession Number B1981.25.559FR
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Cross-section Architrave with torus
Ornaments Asymmetric corner cartouches with raffle leaves and rocailles on a diapered ground, with corona-&-perianth at bottom corners; floral festoons; pierced frieze à la chinois; centre bottom trophy of armillary sphere & sextant; top, Poseidon, cannon, banners,
Features Emblematic ornament | One of near pair | Rare pattern | Recutting in gesso, 'réparure' | Trophy frame | Exceptional quality carving | Crest or fronton
Alteration no
Status Original
Quality Exceptional
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