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Pair of Regency Giltwood Bull's-eye Mirrors

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Regency Giltwood Bull's-eye Mirrors, England, early 19th century, each with convex mirror set into a round frame with ebonized inner slip and mounted with spherules, topped by an eagle and scrolling foliage, the base with pendant acanthus, lg. 40, wd. 25 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

all-over scattered loss to gilt, cracks to wood, repairs to breaks

Keywords

United Kingdom, Acanthus, Convex function, Mirrors

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