Browse Lots

Global notice COVID-19 Important notice
A PAIR OF GEORGE III STYLE GILTWOOD MIRRORS
A PAIR OF GEORGE III STYLE GILTWOOD MIRRORS

POSSIBLY 19TH CENTURY

Details
A PAIR OF GEORGE III STYLE GILTWOOD MIRRORS
Possibly 19th century
Each oval plate with beaded and fluted surround, an urn cresting with rams' heads springing from an acanthus clasp and issuing flowerhead garlands hanging down either side, the tapering acanthus base below similarly hung, regilt
50in. (127cm.) high, 22in. (56cm.) wide (2)

Lot Essay

The design of these mirrors relates closely to a drawing executed by John Linnell dated 1773 illustrated in H.Hayward and P.Kirkham, William and John Linnell, New York, 1980, vol.II, p.100, fig.194.
;

More from Important English Furniture including a Selection of Irish

View All
View All