A magnificent polychrome wood deer head trophy of extraordin...





A magnificent polychrome wood deer head trophy of extraordinary size, Tyrolean or South German, late 18th c, set on a scrolling fruit and flower cartouche with grotesque mask, surmounted by six point deer antlers and skull plate, approximately 103cm h excluding antlers

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Localised worm, splits and loss; probably re-decorated by or on behalf of Oliver Messel for Flaxley Abbey. Ears modern replacements

Auction Date: 19th Oct 2021 at 10am

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