About this Piece
A Queen Anne style mirror after an early 18th Century girandole. Hand carved shaped cresting with five feathers emerging from a cherub’s head whilst the entire surround has floral and scroll decoration. Entirely hand carved in mahogany with further detailing and definition carried out in the gesso layer. The 23¾ carat gold leaf has a ‘bright and matt’ effect with highlighted areas burnished with an agate stone and there is slight distressing to expose the bole beneath.
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