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    Two English Memorials of Admiral Lord Nelson, 19th century
    12 h x 16 w x 1 d inches (30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm) and 29 h x 19 1/2 x 1/2 inches (73 x 45.6 x 1.3 cm) (in frame)
    one with bubbled and bowed "Bristol" glass panel reverse painted with a bust of Lord Nelson crowned by allegorical figures Fame and Liberty in a period pressed brass and wood frame; the other a hand colored etching THE RIGHT HON LORD NELSON K.B. VICE ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE DUKE OF BRIONI in an mahogany antique frame.


    Condition Report*: Neither examined out of frame or with dust cover removed; frame appears to be original and is of the period; Toning and foxing to paint surfaces, especially visible in white areas. Glass has expected bubbles and bowed surface. The latter work is also heavily toned and has later gold paint on frame rabbet.   
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2017
    19th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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