Superb Pair of George II Mirrors in the Manner of John Linnell

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Most probably retaining the original painted surface, the divided central plated mounted with finely carved foliate and floral swags and enclosed by symmetrically shaped border plates issuing stylized rock-work and mounted with conforming carved outer frame, set below a feather plume crest; the apron issuing acanthus leaf sprays. Previously, but not originally gilded.
Details
Creator
John Linnell (Cabinetmaker)
Of the Period
George II
Place of Origin
England
Date of Manufacture
circa 1760
Period
Mid-18th Century
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
6 ft. 8 in. H x 3 ft. 6 in. W x 3 in. D
203 cm H x 107 cm W x 8 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
2
Reference Number
LU85452014622
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1stdibs seller since 2008
Located in New York, NY
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