early c19th regency period carved giltwood framed 'girandole' convex plate mirror

Early C19th Regency period carved gilt-wood framed 'girandole' convex -plate mirror



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Early C19th Regency period carved gilt-wood framed 'girandole' convex -plate mirror.
Elegant Regency convex mirror with original gilding . Fitted with shaped twin candle-arms with carved sconces/candle nozzles , and crisply-carved classically inspired gilt-wood embellishments from antiquity .
The original mercury-silvered convex plate with reeded and ebonised slip surround. The top surmount with scroll acanthus leaf and central leaf-wrapped 'berry' finial , the base apron of similar foliate scroll design. All carving of good definition and depth. The rounded section frame with leaf carving detail to the quarters.
The reverse fitted with original back-boards.
Excellent original condition with gently-aged original gilding , minor areas of wear with 'bleeding' of 'rouge' gesso base showing .
No damage or losses.
H (overall) 41"
W (arm to arm) 32"
Dia (overall). 24"
Dia (plate). 18"
Depth 3"
D (overall with arms ) 9"
England c. 1815
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML1510


Height = 104.1402 cm (41")
Width = 81.2802 cm (32")
Depth = 7.62 cm (3")

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