Georgian 18th century gilt pier mirror

 

 

This outstanding  Georgian 18th century gilt pier mirror has ho-ho birds carved at the crests, while boughs and tendrils drape the gilt surround. Designs extend onto the glass as if growing into place.  A beautiful yet functional piece is in a significant size for hall or above a great commode or chest. Older glass. Regilt and ready to use and display. Ex-Sloan and Co., New York.                              H. 45″, w. 28″. $1800.