early c19th regency period giltwood frame convex plate mirror of grecian revival design

Early C19th Regency period gilt-wood frame convex plate mirror of Grecian revival design.


| $1,349 USD | €1,269 EUR

Item Ref

ML 2111


Early C19th Regency period gilt-wood frame convex plate mirror of Grecian revival design.
Circular gilt-framed convex mirror with Greek classical motif decoration of anthemion or ‘honeysuckle’ design to the quartered border . The central convex mirror-plate with a reeded and ebonised slip surround.
The original silver-grey mercury mirror plate having achieved a wonderful atmospheric degraded ‘shot’ patina and finish . The original gilding and decoration in excellent original condition.
The fashionable Greek-revival style of the early C19th Regency period was popularised by the classically-influenced designs of architects and designers such as Thomas Hope and Alexander “Greek” Thomson .
H 20”
W 20”
D 4”
England c.1820
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: ML 2111


Height = 50 cm (20")
Width = 50 cm (20")
Depth = 10 cm (4")

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