Regency over-mantle mirror in carved gilt frame with fluted pilasters on either side terminating in lion masks over Ionic capitals.

The central glass is round and convex and is set in a square background of carved rays to represent a sun in splendour; oblong mirrors on either side are plain. Intended for the Montpellier Rotunda.

Provenance

Shavington Hall, Shropshire.


The Wilson: Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum

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