A beautifully carved Georgian mahogany fretwork mirror in the classic Chippendale style. Has a gilded phoenix above the mirror and an inlaid shell motif below. The interior of the frame, next to the mirror, has a gilded finish. The frame is in perfect unrestored condition with good colour and patination. The back is original, including the eye rings and chord.Lightly cleaned, re-waxed and polished.Measurements: 39.5 cm wide and 69 cm high.
Late18th Century Fretwork Mirror with Phoenix decoration & Shell motif
Cleaned and restored (where necessary) to a high presentable standard. All you need to do is wipe over with a soft cloth from time to time. Occasionally use a spray furniture polish that contains bees wax, which will maintain its satin sheen. Please don’t use a silicone spray as this could be detrimental to the waxed surface.