This fabulous, antique, 18th century mirror is of impressive size and displays the fanciful, exaggerated flourishes of the era. Note the unusually tall, plumed crest, the conventionalized acanthus leaf patterns and scrolled shell and floral designs. It will most certainly be the focal point in a special room.
PROVENANCE Estate of philanthropist Mae Bleakie Boettcher (American, 1913-2001).
DATE c. 1790
DIMENSIONS Width 37 Height 80 in.