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.
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.
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) 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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