Chippendale Parcel Gilt Mirror
Probably English, ca. 1765-1775.
Mahogany veneer, carved giltwood and gesso, pine second wood.
The scrolled arch pediment is surmounted with an urn form and floral motif cartouche flanked by applied carved giltwood foliage above a two part looking glass flanked by applied carved floral and vine edges. Both the top and bottom scroll boards are highlighted with incised carved and gilt floral decoration.
Condtion: Glass plates probably replaced, few replaced backboards, minor restoration to some gilt, otherwise in fine condition.
Dimensions: 54"h x 21"w
Item ID: F-C/E-M 083
Price available upon request