Federal Gilt Gesso Mirror
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
- Date / Time :
- February 18, 2007 11:00AM
Federal Gilt Gesso Mirror, probably New England, c. 1820, the molded cornice with applied balls above a frieze centering a trumpeting angel and an eglomise tablet showing a mother seated in a Windsor chair pointing out letters in a primer to a standing child, with mirror below, flanked by engaged columns with acanthus leaves, (minor imperfections), lg. 43 3/4, wd. 24 in.