pair of late c18th italian rococo style giltwood framed venetian girandole pier mirrors

Pair of late C18th Italian rococo style gilt-wood framed Venetian girandole pier mirrors.


Price

£1,450
| $1,778 USD | €1,672 EUR


Item Ref

ML 2110

Description

Pair of late C18th Italian rococo style gilt-wood framed Venetian girandole pier mirrors.
Atmospheric and decorative pair of Venetian giltwood-framed mirrors with elaborate carved frames and ‘ribbed’ shell-style central cresting . The base of each frame carved with a stylised zoomorphic lion’s mask fitted with a metal ring to originally hold a candle-arm branch.
Minor historic restorations but with no losses and retaining the original gilded surface and aged patina. Retaining the apparently original silvered mirror plates , with signs of desirable deterioration and speckling . The verso fitted with original back boards .
Smart pair of gilt mirrors to add symmetry, light and decoration to a period scheme .
H 31”
W 17”
D 3”
Italy , Veneto or Lombardy region c.1780
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 .
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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 .
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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: ML 2110


Dimensions

Height = 77 cm (31")
Width = 42 cm (17")
Depth = 8 cm (3")



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