Monthly Archives: February 2013

Italian Gilt Mirror

An 18th century gilded frame of Italian origin with great carving including a smiling lion’s head and a pair of dolphins. As can be seen, many of the carved elements had been broken off and some substantial parts were missing … Continue reading

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18th C. Dutch Fire Screen

A beautifully carved mahogany fire screen dating to the mid 18th century. It has the original woven tapestry in excellent condition.   One foot has become detached after a previous repair failed.   Closer inspection reveals why the old repair … Continue reading

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