mirror

furniture maker: unknown

circa 1840
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Description
mirror, rectangular bevelled plate in a shaped frame with putti frolicking with elaborate drapery. Carved frame, gilded and ebonised, gesso, eight black putti holding drapes, carved anthemion ornament behind each putti.
Of serpentine form with a drapery formed top with swags and tassels with putti below, on ashaped rockwork plinth.with a rectangular bevelled plate in a shaped frame with putti frolicking with elaborate drapery.
Maker and role
furniture maker: unknown
Production place
Venice, Italy
Production date
circa 1840
Media description
gesso over pine carcass, giltwood, ebonised
Measurements
1950 x 1260 x 180 mm
Measurement details
height: 1950mm
width: 1260mm
depth: 180mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A0018
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