An Important Irish George II Pier Glass

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An important and unusual Irish George II pier glass retaining it's original gilding. The swan neck top mounted with carved rosettes and trailing acanthus, outside a central basket of flowers above swooping birds. The later rectangular bevelled plate supported by carved drapes, tassels and serpents, above an apron with a central Chinese mask encased with flowing acanthus leaves. 

Irish, circa 1740

Height: 54.5in (138cm)

Width: 30in (76cm)

 

Price: €65,000