Literature: Ralph Edwards, Percy Macquoid, ‘Dictionary of English Furniture’, Vol II, London 1954, p. 333, fig. 54. R. W. Symonds, ‘Furniture Making in the 17th and 18th Century England, London 1955, p. 150, fig. 205. F. Lewis Hinckley, ‘Queen Anne and Georgian Looking Glasses’, New York 1987, p.71, ill. 72. Graham Child, ‘World Mirrors 1650-1900’, London 1990, p.77, ill.48. Lanto Synge, ‘Mallett Millennium’, London 1999, p.168, ill. 205. Partridge Fine Art Ltd, ‘The Chicheley Mirrors’, Pamphlet 2008. Illustrated: Christie's, ‘Review of the Year 1963-64’, p.52, sold for 1,800 guineas.
Commissioned by Thomas Foley (d.1737), for Stoke Edith, Herefordshire; Thence by descent to the Lords Foley, Stoke Edith, Herefordshire; The Moller Collection (formed under the guidance of R. W. Symonds); Hotspur Ltd, London; The Hon. Simon Sainsbury, Woolbeding, Sussex.
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