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Object of the Week – A George II Green Japanned Pier Mirror Attributed to Giles Grendey

A George II Green Japanned Pier Mirror Attributed to Giles Grendey

c. 1730
H: 153cm    W: 64cm

An exceptionally rare large George II green japanned pier mirror attributed to Giles Grendey. The beveled mirror plates in two parts surrounded by a magnificently decorated shaped frame profusely decorated throughout with golden chinoiseries on a deep green japanned ground, the top cresting depicting a figural scene with men on horseback. The chinoserie decoration of outstanding quality.

Mackinnon Fine Furniture
5 Ryder Street
St James’s


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This mirror will is included in Mackinnon Fine Furniture’s upcoming exhibition, ‘Looking East: Japanned Furniture of Georgian England’, November 27 – December.

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