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GEORGE II WALNUT VENEER AND PARCEL GILT MIRROR

England, c1730

 

George II Walnut Veneer & Parcel Gilt Mirror, England, c1730

 

The architecturally influenced walnut veneered frame

with parcel gilt rococo and punched decoration,
having a scrolled broken arch pediment centering an acanthus leaf cartouche,
the acanthus-carved scrolls to either side ending in coiled rosettes;
each side with floral and foliate dependent scrolls,
the base of graceful C- and S-scroll form;
the antique shallowly beveled mirror plate with a rococo-carved giltwood slip

 

Condition : Overall good to excellent; the walnut retaining a well patinated early surface;

minor small shrinkage cracks to veneer; one area of abrasion to the walnut crest, visible in images;

minor loss and patina to giltwood with several small areas of regilding;

the antique mirror plate thin and beveled, with some spotting and good reflectivity

 

52" High x 25.5" Wide

 

PRICE : Please Inquire

 

#7643

 

 

George II Walnut Veneer & Parcel Gilt Mirror, England, c1730 

 

Upper Half, Detail showing three minor areas of abrasion to the crest walnut

 

George II Walnut Veneer & Parcel Gilt Mirror, England, c1730

 

Lower Section

 

George II Walnut Veneer & Parcel Gilt Mirror, England, c1730

 

George II Walnut Veneer & Parcel Gilt Mirror, England, c1730 , dependent scrolls

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George II Walnut Veneer & Parcel Gilt Mirror, England, c1730 , dependent scrolls

 

 

 

George II Walnut Veneer & Parcel Gilt Mirror, England, c1730, verso backboards

Verso with old backing and nails

 


 

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