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Mirror, Embroidered Frame in the 17th Century Style,
Worked in Wool Thread
Appears to be late 19th century



(Excellent original condition; height: 65.75"; bottom case: width: 39.25"; depth: 20.5"; top case: width: 37.75"; depth: 19.75")





$975.00

335-121




Queen Anne Looking Glass, Walnut Courting Mirror, Likely American, Circa 1745 The tall walnut veneered crest above molded frame centering mirror plate Walnut, walnut veneer, poplar and pine



Backboard and plate appear to be original as does surface; 19.75 x 10.5")





$885.00

274-214




Small Courting Mirror, Looking Glass,
Original Surface, Exceptional Patina
18th Century…remaining in a high state of originality
Walnut, walnut veneer and oak



The carved scrolled crest above a molded frame centering mirror plate; the crest curves backward; original glue blocks and backboard. (Tiny wood loss at upper right proper frame miter, as expected shrinkage cracks, else fine; 14 x 8.5")





$1,750.00

274-198




Mirror, Chippendale, Small Size, Scrolled Frame, Nice Color
American or English, 18th Century
Bold matching crest and pendent


Antique Chippendale Mirror with Scrolled Frame, 18th Century, entire view

(26.5 by 14”)

$545

1152-39


Antique Chippendale Mirror with Scrolled Frame, 18th Century, with ruler for scale



Mirror, Chippendale, Bearing the Label of Earps and Co., Philadelphia
Tightly Scrolled Volutes, High Arched Crest, Pinecone Shaped Ears


Antique Chippendale Mirror with an Earps and Co. Label, Philadelphia, entire view

Mahogany and pine
(36 by 14”)

$1,750

1152-37


Antique Chippendale Mirror with an Earps and Co. Label, Philadelphia, with ruler for scale
Antique Chippendale Mirror with an Earps and Co. Label, Philadelphia, label detail



Chippendale Looking Glass, Mirror, Pierced and Parcel Gilt Scrolled Crest, Phoenix
English, 18th Century


Antique Chippendale Looking Glass with Pierced and Scrolled Crest, 18th Century, entire view

(Imperfections; 32.5 by 16.5”)

$395

1008-47


Antique Chippendale Looking Glass with Pierced and Scrolled Crest, 18th Century, with ruler for scale
Antique Chippendale Looking Glass with Pierced and Scrolled Crest, 18th Century, crest detail



Cushion Molded Mirror, Looking Glass
Circa 1680
England
Walnut, walnut veneer and deal



This nearly square example features old, probably original mirror plate within broad ovolo molding centered by sections of half-round molded surrounds.
(Dimensions: 17 by 16 3/8")

$3,585

843-108




Mirror, Walnut and Parcel Gilt Looking Glass, Engraved and Beveled Plate
George II, Circa 1750


Antique Walnut and Parcel Gilt Looking Glass with Engraved and Beveled Plate, Circa 1750, entire view

The scrolled crest features carved, pierced, gilt, and applied crest molding above rectangular frame having carved and gilt liner centering stepped, beveled mirror plate in two sections above lobe-shaped apron. (51 by 18”)

$2,850

659-108


Antique Walnut and Parcel Gilt Looking Glass with Engraved and Beveled Plate, Circa 1750, crest detail



Queen Anne Mirror, Looking Glass, Chinoiserie, Paint Decorated, Original Surface
English or American, circa 1730 to 1750
Shaped crest displaying figure in landscape above molded frame


Antique Queen Anne Mirror/Looking Glass in Original Surface, Circa 1730 to 1750, entire view

(The condition is consistent with age; crest sans one scrolled return, all else fine; 17 by 9.5”)

$2,575

413-37


Antique Queen Anne Mirror/Looking Glass in Original Surface, Circa 1730 to 1750, with ruler for scale
Antique Queen Anne Mirror/Looking Glass in Original Surface, Circa 1730 to 1750, crest detail



Veneered Looking-Glass
Probably London
Circa 1710



Pine with walnut veneer. Measures 24.5-inches in height and 12.5-inches in width.

$1,525

621-30







Chippendale Mirror, Looking Glass, Mahogany and Gilded Gesso, Branded I. Brooks
Unknown Maker, Found in Rhode Island, Circa 1800
This item just in, more information to follow, please call if interested


Antique Chippendale Mirror branded I. Brooks, Found in Rhode Island, Circa 1800, entire view

(Possibly original surface, dry patina, period plate; 25.25 by 12.5")

$525

1072-23


Antique Chippendale Mirror branded I. Brooks, Found in Rhode Island, Circa 1800, brand detail



William and Mary Cushion Mirror, Looking Glass
Probably England
Circa 1680 to 1720
Walnut and walnut veneer on pine



An attractive mirror; once was surmounted by crest (18 by 16")

$600

1042-8






Previous Offerings or Gone to New Homes




Looking Glass, Marquetry, Extremely Rare, New England History, EX Lockwood
Northwest Europe, Circa 1680 to 1700
An Outstanding Example Found in Portsmouth, N.H; "where it had been since colonial times and it is still in the original condition except for the glass." (L.V.L) - SOLD



Literature: This piece is published in Colonial Furniture in America: The Illustrated History of a Great Period of Craftsmanship by Luke Vincent Lockwood, page 283 of the 1926 and 1957 editions; Collection of Mr. Lockwood (1872-1951). [Pioneering furniture scholar]
(Original condition; plate was replaced with a piece of period glass; 28.25 by 42")

843-215 - SOLD




Mirror, Chippendale Looking Glass, Pierced and Gilded Phoenix Bird Crest
America or England, 18th Century
Mahogany and white pine - SOLD



Mahogany, molded and parcel gilt mirror; scrolled frame with pierced cresting featuring carved, gesso, and gilt bird above the rectangular molded frame with gilt incised liner.
(Excellent condition, couple tiny veneer tips restored, mirror plate is an old replacement else fine; 30.75 by 19.75")

127-15 - SOLD




Mirror, Early Carved Queen Anne Looking Glass
Untouched Original Condition
Probably New England, 18th Century
Walnut veneer and white pine
Scrolled crest featuring carved, gesso and gilt shell - SOLD



Literature: Pine Furniture of Early New England by Russell Kettell, pp., 185 and 186
The silvered glass is cracked and non-reflective, crest sans vertical glue block, else condition consistent with age. (Dimensions: 9.75 by 16.25")

237-11 - SOLD




Country Sheraton Mirror, Fluted Stiles, Original Red
New England
Circa 1800 to 1840
Maple and pine, great surface - SOLD



(18.5 by 11")

384-64 - SOLD




Mirror, Courting Type, Molded, Original Storage Box
Exceptionally Molded and Mitered
Beautiful Patina
18th Century - SOLD



(12.25 by 10")

336-45 - SOLD




Tiger Maple Mirror - SOLD



Measures 18.25 by 15-inches.

360-4 - SOLD




Mirror, Chippendale, Pierced Crest, Gilt Eagle, Original Plate, 38.5" by 18"
New England
Circa 1795 to 1805 - SOLD



Mahogany and gilt gesso mirror; scrolled frame with pierced cresting featuring carved, gesso, and gilt eagle above the rectangular molded frame and gilt incised liner. (38.5 by 18")

903-63 - SOLD




Mirror, Queen Anne Looking Glass, Original Green Paint, Chinoiserie, American
New England
18th Century
White pine, Chinoiserie - SOLD



The scrolled crest above molded frame; thinning Chinoiserie against green painted surface; fine original condition. (Dimensions: 15.5 by 9")

287-56 - SOLD




Dressing Glass, Dressing Mirror
Third Quarter 18th Century
Walnut, walnut veneer, pine and oak - SOLD



A finely constructed example featuring shaped and molded mirror frame with carved and gilt border-liner; the glass pivots between rectangular molded and tapered posts with urn finials on a rectangular case featuring molded top edges and two square drawers flanking a rectangular drawer. The case is raised on applied ogee feet. Minor imperfections, an attractive piece ready for use.
Dimensions: 22" H, 14.25" W, 8.5" D.

805-9 - SOLD




Mirror, Looking Glass, Molded, Original Plate, Original Back Boards
America or England
Walnut and pine
Early 18th Century - SOLD



(36.5 x 13.25 inches)

745-41 - SOLD




Gilded And Painted Mirror
English Or American
Circa 1800-1820 - SOLD



The concave frame receives the continuous round molding quartered with carved, gesso and gilt ring and foliate decoration. The frame is surmounted with an eagle on rocky-mount having sea serpent and foliate decoration balancing and completing the upper crest while perpetuating the marine theme as sometimes encountered. All elements including glass and backboard are original; great old surface with nary an imperfection sans a small crack that was long ago glued. Height: 38.25-inches; width: 28.5-inches.

333-73 - SOLD




Mirror, Convex, Gilded
America or England
Circa 1850 - SOLD



In mint condition with applied, gilded, ball ornaments set into the concave molding.
A good affordable example with a height of 48-inches; width: 29.75-inches.
Crating and shipping is not a problem.

270-25 - SOLD




Looking Glass, Mirror, Courting Mirror, Original Surface
New England
18th Century
White pine, green paint - SOLD



The molded frame within dovetailed case secured with nails; dry surface.
Wedge shaped piece of wood splinted off back. (13.25 by 10.75")

240-146 - SOLD




Tramp Art Mirror
Anonymous
Late 19th Century...square nailed - SOLD



The depth of three-dimensional design and surface quality produce an exceptional aesthetic. Rectangular hard pine frame with five-layers of notch carved tapered stacked elements.
Finished in clear shellac with red tint, black and gold.
Fine condition. (31 by 36-inches.)

191-259 - SOLD




Mirror, Queen Anne Looking Glass, Original Green Paint
New England
18th Century
White pine, Chinoiserie - SOLD



The scrolled crest above molded frame; thinning Chinoiserie against green painted surface; fine original condition. (Dimensions: 15.5 by 9")

553-283 - SOLD



If you are interested in buying any of these items, please call (978) 597-8084 or email David Hillier at drh@aaawt.com

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