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•D1303.Blue and White Rectangular Mirror Frame

Delft, circa 1680

Molded in high relief at the top with a grotesque mask beneath a blossom and scrolls and above a basket flanked by female terms with foliate-scroll lower bodies issuing further scrolling foliage and blossoms trailing down the sides and also issuing from the cartouche at the center of the bottom formed by foliate scrolls and three blossoms and enclosing a head painted against a dotted ground, the frame’s raised inner edge with a foliate border, the outer edge colored in deep blue, and the top pierced below the mask with one later and two original holes for suspension; now mounted with a glass mirror plate.

Size: 38.6 x 31.4 cm. (15 3/16 x 12 3/8 in.)

 

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