OFFERED BY
151 Vermont Street, #4/5 San Francisco, CA 94103 United States 415.522.3580
Email Dealer

Showrooms

Price Upon Request

Circa 1790 Danish Mirrors Ex Anthony Hail, A Pair

Origin Denmark
Period 18th Century
Materials mixed woods & gilt
Dimensions
W. 17 in; H. 38 in; D. 1.25 in;
W. 43.18 cm; H. 96.52 cm; D. 3.18 cm;
Condition Wear consistent with age & use
Number of Pieces 2-3
Description We were very pleased to acquire these elegant mirrors. They can be seen published a few places - most notably Diane Saeks' book "San Francisco A Certain Style." Anthony Hail created some of the most beautiful interiors of the 20th century. He worked internationally but mostly locally and is remembered for his casual and sophisticated elegance. He said these mirrors came from his mother's home. They feature mixed woods and gilding. One mirror plate is original, the other a replacement with period mirror. I am told he required $100,000 deposit before he would look at a potential project. I was fortunate to have known him. My favorite quote is "The worst thing about recessions is you are forced to work for crazy people."
Styles / Movements Traditional
Dealer Reference Number 23243
Incollect Reference Number 474742
Sign In To View Price close

You must Sign In to your account to view the price. If you don’t have an account, please Create an Account below.

Loading...
Loading... Loading...
  • This website uses cookies to track how visitors use our website to provide a better user experience. By continuing to browse this website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy
    Ok
Join InCollect close

Join to view prices, save favorites, share collections and connect with others.

Forgot Password?
  • Be the first to see new listings and weekly events
    Invalid Email. Please try again.
    Enter