Tall Gilded Pier Glass c.1880.

Impressive late 19th.c. pier glass or overmantle mirror c.1880. Over six feet tall with an 33″ x 59″ mirror plate within a gilded arch top moulded wooden frame. Topped with an exceptional frieze featuring a large Classical child putti, songbirds, gesso foliage and scrolling acanthus leaves. Flat bottom edge to sit on a piece of furniture or fireplace with acanthus scrolls at the corners. Presented as found retaining the original gilding but with obvious wear and missing portions of gilt and gesso.

Details

Dimensions: width 42″, height 74″ .
Year: c.1880.
Price: £1395
Stock Number: 34095