Category: Mirrors

18th century English mirror, ca. 1785

 18th century English mirror. This well conceived and executed looking glass is crested with an urn of wheat resting on acanthus leaves and flanked by tendril scrolls.  Egg and dart molding frames the old glass.Continue reading

Italian gilt rococo pier mirror

Italian gilt rococo pier mirror, 18th century. This example is surmounted with a reticulated urn holding flowers and leafage, supported by scrolling. Swags flank the sides. Below, a central leafage drop is set between carvedContinue reading

Louis XVI looking glass

Louis XVI looking glass, gilt overall in octagonal form having a crest with birds, leafage, and floral detail. Restored. H. 31.5″, w.19.5″.  $950.

Federal gilt mirror , ca. 1800

American Federal era as the above clock is this well drawn Federal gilt mirror ca. 1800 with an architectural crest over an eglomise’ panel with a lady sitting in a green painted chair next toContinue reading

Italian 18th Century Mirror

  with abundant rococo style including leaves, flowers and tendrils. Gold toned carving set on a soft gray-green ground. H. 43″, w. 26″. No hesitation necessary at $1290.

6531- Louis XVI Mirror

This well-toned Continental mirror is a tall 54″ height. A central urn sits within x-form fencing and bounded by robust flowers. The gilt finish has a worn shellac now peeling away to bright gold againstContinue reading

5896- Mahogany Federal Mirror

One of two related Federal mirrors (see #584-5). Both likely New York, ca. 1800-20’s, mahogany. This is the larger of the pair at 37” tall, 12” wide. Missing one acorn drop, $330. Similar examples canContinue reading

5894- Mahogany Federal Mirror

One of two related Federal mirrors (see #586-7). Both likely New York, ca. 1800-20’s, mahogany. This is the lighter, smaller of the pair at 31 ½” tall, old backboard, $225. Similar examples can be foundContinue reading

5408- Italian Neoclassic Pier Mirror

A lovely Italian pier mirror with ribbon crest and swag apron. It measures 61” tall by 24” wide. This is 18th century and richly carved. $2850.