Sale 213 Lot 59
* An Adam Style Giltwood Over Mantel Mirror,
the molded block front cornice with acorn pendant finials over a frieze carved with urns and scenes of classical figures in relief, set with a three-part rectangular plate flanked by engaged columns above carved shells.
Height 35 x width 74 inches.
Estimate $ 400-600
Property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Friedman, Chicago, Illinois
In overall good, stable, complete condition. Eleven of the acorn drop finials detatched but retained. One split in half. The mirror with some areas loss to gilt, aving gesso exposed. (Primarily to one section to cloud and one section of acanthus on right capital.) The three plates each intact without cracks or repairs, but having uneven spotting and losses to silvering throughout.