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A George II carved giltwood wall mirror, probably Irish, mid-18th century

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 GBP

Property from the Collection of Sir Michael Smurfit

A George II carved giltwood wall mirror, probably Irish, mid-18th century

A George II carved giltwood wall mirror, probably Irish, mid-18th century

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 GBP

Lot sold:

12,600

GBP

Property from the Collection of Sir Michael Smurfit

A George II carved giltwood wall mirror, probably Irish, mid-18th century


the scrolled swan-neck pediment centred by scrolled cartouche with cabochon, with masks and reed decoration to each side and the scrolled apron with a winged female mask, with a bevelled plate, re-gilt

176cm. high, 108cm. wide; 5ft. 9 1/4in., 3ft. 6 1/2in.

In good restored condition, the later gilt surface with rubbing revealing gesso. Movement to joins at each corner. The same is true at the bottom. Minor chips, loses and repaired breaks to some carved detail, notably to floral swag to apron as visible in catalogue image. Plate possibly re-silvered with oxidization and small losses. Nice quality.


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