• The William F. Reilly Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 2273

    The William F. Reilly Collection

    14 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 30

    A GEORGE II WALNUT AND PARCEL-GILT MIRROR

    CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II WALNUT AND PARCEL-GILT MIRROR
    CIRCA 1740
    The swan's neck cresting centering a later basket of flowers, later mirror plate
    56 in. (142 cm.) high, 29¼ in. (74 cm.) wide


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    A closely related walnut mirror with the scrolled broken pediment centering a basket of flowers and formerly in the collection of Sir Norman Colville was sold at Christie's, London, 14 June 2001, lot 86.

    Provenance

    Bought from Glenn Randall, Washington, D.C., in 1994.