Exceptional hepplewhite carved and gilded mirror, in the Adam taste, with vertical rectangular frame with urn and spray surmount with foliate dependent leafage and scrolled tracery, the sides ornamented with rosette and leaf dependencies, and the base having a carved paterae with foliate and leaf carved scrolls.
England or America, circa 1800-10.
56" high, 22" wide.
A related mirror bearing the label of James Todd, Portland, ME, is illustrated at
plate 462, The Mirror Book, by Herbert Schiffer.
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