Price range: £50,000-£100,000     REF No. 4450811

A GEORGE II WALNUT AND PARCEL GILT MIRROR

A mid 18th century walnut and parcel gilt mirror, retaining most of the original gilding and having original upright rectangular bevelled mirror plate within a figured walnut veneered frame with a leaf-tip carved gilt gesso moulding, surmounted by a carved giltwood rocaille and C-scrolled foliate cresting, the sides mounted with floral swags and pierced rocaille carving with fruit and leaves, the shaped apron within conforming foliate carved gilt gesso rocaille mouldings.

Note: Retaining most of the original gilding.

English, circa 1745

Height: 5 ft 6 in; 167.5 cm
Width: 3 ft 2 in; 96.5 cm


Provenance:
Ginsburg & Levy Inc., New York City;
Private collection, New York.