• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 84

    A CHARLES II GILTWOOD MIRROR

    CIRCA 1680

    Price Realised  

    A CHARLES II GILTWOOD MIRROR
    CIRCA 1680
    With a profusely-carved frame of foliage and incorporating a pair of cherubs holding a crown and a pair either side of the later plate blowing their trumpets, the crest centred with a cartouche flanked by birds, originally silvered
    37½ in. (95 cm.) high; 26 in. (66 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Important English Furniture, Christie's New York, 19 October 2000, lot 18.