A Regency convex mirror.
Date: 2017-05-22 23:21:53
Period: Regency Period c. 1800-1835
Height: 42" (106.5cm) / Width: 20" (51cm) /
Height: 42" (106.5cm)
Width: 20" (51cm)
A Regency period carved giltwood and bronzed convex mirror; the mirror plate set within a reeded and acanthus carved frame surmounted by an eagle above an acanthus spray and with a crisply carved acanthus leaf apron.
Bearing a label to the reverse for Ackermann and Co.
Ackermann and Co. (1796-1840) were specialist carvers and gilders trading at 101 Strand from 1796 and moved to 96 Strand in 1827.
Dictionary of English Furniture Makers 1660-1840, ed. G. Beard and C. Gilbert pg. 2