6 March 2003
A PAIR OF IRISH GILT-GESSO MIRRORS
Of George I style, late 19th early 20th century
Each with arched rectangular plate in a moulded and foliate frame with shaped cresting-board centred by a flowering basket issuing feathers, flanked by winged chimera above spandrels of engraved foliage, the shaped apron centred by a lion's mask, regilt
64 x 24½ in. (162.5 x 62 cm.) (2)
Mrs Rosalys Ransom (d. 2001), High Dyke, Wellingore, Lincolnshire.
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Mrs Rosalys Ransom was a founding member of the Burghley Horse trials and was Master of the Blankney Hounds.
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