Mirrors

Sign up for our newsletter

Name: Email:

An exceptionally fine and rare American “Washington Memorial” Pier Mirror, bearing the label of James Stokes, Philadelphia, circa 1805 FURTHER DETAILS, DOCUMENTATION, AND PHOTOGRAPHS PENDING If you are interested in acquiring this item, or if you would like additional information about this … Continue reading

An extremely rare American convex mirror with dolphin appendages and oak leaf details bearing the paper label of Jos. and Jno. Vecchio, New York City, with the original gilding and mercury-glass convex plate, circa 1815-1820 SOLD TO A PROMINENT NEW JERSEY … Continue reading

An exceptionally rare pair of English George III pier mirrors, surmounted with spread-winged eagles, and the original glass-plates, circa 1800-1810 PROVENANCE: Apter-Fredericks Antiques, London. SOLD TO THE PERMANENT COLLECTION OF THE HOSKINS-IREDELL HOUSE, EDENTON, NORTH CAROLINA. If you are interested in acquiring an … Continue reading

A superlative giltwood convex girandole with two candle-arms, sperules, an ebonized and reeded liner, with an eagle pediment, English, circa 1815 (For a larger image, simply click on the photograph) DIMENSIONS: Height: 31″, Width 21” (approximate) CONDITION: Excellent, shown in “estate-found” condition. … Continue reading

An exceptionally fine and rare English Neoclassical oval giltwood looking glass, circa 1770-1800 (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) This mirror typifies the work of the leading British Neoclassical Architect and Designer, Robert Adam (1728-1792), who was … Continue reading

An exceptionally fine and rare American Federal two-arm looking glass girandole mirror, made in Boston or Salem, circa 1800-1810. In Europe and America, mirrors, or “looking-glasses” were considered a great luxury in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The cost of … Continue reading

A very fine and rare American Federal giltwood convex “girandole” mirror, with candle-arms, and dolphin appendages, circa 1815-1825. (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) NOTES: The gilded surfaces of this mirror were brilliant in the light of day, … Continue reading

A superb English Regency polychrome painted over-mantle mirror, with a Neoclassical frieze, circa 1800, with three-mirror plates, “spherule” balls which adorn the architrave and a polychrome decorated frieze depicting a Neoclassical procession, circa 1800-1815. (For a larger image, simply click on any … Continue reading

A Boston Federal giltwood pier mirror, circa 1805-1815, with an “verre-eglomise” inset of and American and English Frigates engaged in a naval battle, presumably “The War of 1812”. (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) DIMENSIONS: Height: 42 … Continue reading

A superior Philadelphia Federal Neoclassical giltwood pier mirror, circa 1805-1815, with the original “eglomise” tablet inset surrounded by an architrave cornice with “corbels” on each side, flanked by two Corinthian capped fluted columns, ending in Doric bases. The Verre églomisé tablet depicts … Continue reading