Description & Technical information

An extremely fine quality and important mid 18th century Chippendale period carved giltwood mirror with the upper arched and lower rectangular replaced 18th century plates divided by a carved foliate fillet, with a pierced frame crisply carved with floral and foliate carved borders with C-scrolls and counter C-scrolls and an elaborate scrolled pagoda cresting with carved bells suspended by chains from scrolled supports, all above pierced foliate carving centred by a seated oriental figure; the shaped and pierced apron centred by a C-scrolled pendant cartouche.

Date:  1765
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Carved giltwood
Dimensions: 208 x 94 cm (81⁷/₈ x 37 inches)
Categories: Furniture