21 October 1999
A GEORGE II MAHOGANY AND PARCEL-GILT MIRROR
With rectangular plate within a gilt border with a pierced scrolling foliate cresting centered by a urn of flowers, the sides with pendant fruit and flowers, and with a pierced scrolling foliate base, regilt
41in. (105cm.) high, 21in. (55cm.) wide
Purchased from Hotspur Ltd., London, 4 April 1964 (205).
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
A virtually identical mirror is illustrated in G. Wills, English Looking Glasses, New York 1965, p.83, fig.50.
What leading art, technology and finance specialists said at the inaugural Art +Tech Summit at Christie’s in London
From Connecticut to Kent in southeast England, homes with links to such classic works as Desire under the Elms, Lord of the Flies and The Deep Blue Sea