M. FORD CREECH ANTIQUES & FINE  ARTS

 

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 FINE GEORGE II CARVED GILTWOOD MIRROR

 

With Phoenix Crest, England, c1750

 


 

 


 

The finely executed rocaille carved and pierced giltwood surround of S- and C-scrolls, acanthus leaves
and floral pendants framing an antique plate, the crest centering a dimensionally carved feathered phoenix,
the dramatically curved phoenix neck extending forward of the mirror plane 7 inches.
retaining most of its original gilding.

One of the better giltwood mirrors recently available in the United States. 

 

Provenance : Stair & Company, New York

 

Ref : For a mirror of similar configuration, see The Dictionary of British Furniture, MacQuoid & Edwards, Pl. 62

 

48" High x 26" Wide

Mirror Plate 30.5" High x 17-7/8" Wide / Phoenix Depth 7"

 

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Millicent Ford Creech

 

901-761-1163 (gallery) / 901-827-4668 (cell)

 

581 S. PERKINS ROAD / LAURELWOOD COLLECTION / MEMPHIS, TN 38117

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