George II Giltwood Mirror
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Very fine and architectural George II carved and gilt gesso mirror of architectural form, the broken arch pediment flanking a lobed cartouche, the background with relief carved trailing vines, the inner edge of the frame with sausage and bead carving, the outer edge with gadroon carving, the base with inverted shell, the whole in rich water gilding.
- circa 1740-1750
Glass later, gilding refreshed in places
Height 40 inches
Width 22 inches
Depth 3 inches