Early 18th Century Giltwood Mirror

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Object Description

An early 18th century Regence giltwood mirror with a rectangular plate within an arched frame adorned with carved interlaced scrolls, acanthus, cabochons and foliate on a diapered background. The cresting carved with a basket of flowers flanked by birds and surmounted by a stylised acanthus leave arrangement. The gilding, with refreshed areas, displays an accumulated rich patina and an interplay between burnished and matte surfaces.

Object Literature

Graham Child, World Mirrors 1650–1900, London 1990, fig. 328.

Object Condition

Good – wear consistent with age and use, minor losses, minor fading, mirror partly with corrosion – detailed condition report on request

Object Details

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Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Sunday
Closed

Dealer Contact

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Dealer Location

Jakob F. Mueller Antiquitaeten
Fasanenstrasse 28
Berlin
10719
Germany