Girandole Looking Glass
English or American, ca. 1790-1810.
Carved gilt-wood and gesso, glass, brass bobeches.
Condition: Excellent condition, minor restoration
This diminutive-size girandole mirror has a carved eagle perched on a plinth of rocks with a sphere in one talon above a convex mirror surrounded by balls flanked by carved candlearms with sockets. The bottom portion is complimented with a wonderfully carved foliage above a pineapple motif.
Dimensions: 35"h x 19 1/2"w x 7 1/2" (furthest point)
Item ID: F-M 091