J H Grigg marquetry picture

A Rare English Early 19th Century Marquetry Picture

 

A very rare early 19th century English marquetry picture in the Swiss style by J H Grigg. The picture consisting of over three hundred pieces of inlaid wood depicting a Highlands Country House, untouched and unrestored.

The picture has two labels on the back the first stating ' A residence in the Highlands where His Majesty entertained the different clans, who went through their games, Mechanical picture containing three hundred pieces of wood, Made by J H Grigg' the second ' Patronized by His Grace The Duke Of Wellington' 

Condition: cracks, and lifting to the veneers, warped back boards, minor losses to the frame, but all stable and secure.

For a similar example please see Finch and co archive

English circa 1820

H 14" x W 20" x D 2"

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Price
1475 GBP
 
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