Antiques Boutique

Dealer Information

Dealer: London Fine Ltd
Location: Hele, United Kingdom
Tel: 0207 1833 511

Antique Shop's Dressing Mirror, English, Walnut, Cheval, Retail, Regency, C.1820

$11,900 (approx conversion from £9865)

Code: 18.8055

Dimensions:W: 105.5cm  (41.5")H: 201cm  (79.1")D: 58.5cm  (23")


This is an antique shop's dressing mirror. An English, walnut cheval mirror with rare tilt and swivel action, dating to the Regency period and later, circa 1820.

Superb retail dressing mirror with excellent proportion

Displaying a desirable aged patina throughout

Select walnut shows fine grain interest and rich caramel hues

Original mirror plate shows a sought-after light foxing

Sitting atop the tall frame, the crown adorned with a pair of brass finials

The apron accentuated with ormolu mounts in foliate wreathe form

Support columns with reeded finish terminate in Doric capitals

Fully articulated mirror frame upon the horizontal and vertical axis

Generously sized, the mirror presents a clear, bright reflection

Mirror back finished with a crisp, white silk cotton fabric displaying a foliate pattern

Pair of small drawers sit beneath the frame, dressed with small circular pulls

Standing upon a quartet of scroll form legs, with brass and ceramic castors

This is a striking antique shop's dressing mirror, with superior quality and Regency period elegance. Of fine proportion, this grand mirror is destined for the finest of bedrooms or a luxurious retail environment. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready to enjoy.


Max width: 105.5cm (41.5'')

Max depth: 58.5cm (23'')

Max height: 201cm (79.25'')

Mirror plate width: 89cm (35'')

Mirror plate height: 94cm (37'').

Origin : United Kingdom
Manufacture Date : Circa 1820
Materials : Walnut