R.M.S. Olympic - 1991 Auction
1445 A large painted and carved oak panel from the 1st Class Promenade deck Aft Staircase with arched decoration surmounted by a gilt acanthus scrolling mount, flanked by ornate floral scrolls and wheatears, a small breakfront shelf and square-shaped panel to the centre with circular aperture decorated with gilt banding, scrolls and swags, flanked by pilasters, raised on a plinth base, 64½ in. x 110 in, high, inscribed in chalk on the reverse, “Staircase Aft Promenade Deck SS 400”. See illustration.
Price realized: £5,200
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