A Pair of George II carved gilt-wood Pier Glasses in the manner of Matthias Lock. This pair of mirrors encapsulates the highly imaginative fancfuly design of the french picturesque that prevailed in the mid-18th century with the nautlistic plam wraped pallister frames, intwined floral swaggs with icicles and crowned with musical monkeys.

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A large and impressive 18th century Irish carved gilt-wood pier glass, the rectangular plate with a pierced surround of plaster s-scrolls and foliage, with icicles and scroll bracket supporting ho ho birds.

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