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The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

 
 

A 19TH CENTURY GILT GESSO WALL MIRROR OF LARGE PROPORTIONS

Sold for £1,400


Condition report
Condition good to fair.
Some wear to the frame, including a couple of minor chips. Two splits and possible restoration just below mirror. The mirror is peppered with losses to silvering throughout

 

19TH CENTURY GILT GESSO WALL MIRROR OF LARGE PROPORTIONS,
with eagle surmount above pierced acanthus leaf flanked pediment over the convex circular glass in ebonised mount, 130cm high overall
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

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