A very fine 19th Century giltwood overmantel or hall mirror of grand proportions and exceptional quality. The shaped mirror glass plate is set within a finely hand carved, fluted, moulded and gadrooned giltwood frame with gorgeous beaded row, bellhusk, foliate, ribbon and stylised Prince of Wales feathers motifs throughout. Surmounted with a stunningly detailed pierced cartouche compostion comprising of flowerheads, foliate, ruffles, c and s scrolls flanked with an arrangement of trailing acanthus leaves and flowerheads, the base with a further arrangement of elegantly scrolling acanthus leaves to the sides, all intricately carved in high relief.
H: 74.5 in / 189.3 cm W: 52 in / 132.1 cm D: 9 in / 22.8 cm
Base W: 46 in / 116.8 cm
Stock Reference No: A3089