A Queen Anne Giltwood Pier Glass Mirror
A rare large sized Queen Anne Pier glass mirror, retaining the original re silvered bevelled top plate and with a later lower bevelled plate, the carved moulded frame depicting acanthus, floral garlands and a hatched pattern.
English, circa 1715
Width: 92 cm 36"
Height: 198 cm 78"
Mirrors in the early 18th Century were particularly expensive to manufacture and a mirror of this size would have been costly, and commissioned for a wealthy family.