Interesting design and fine quality mirror, having a flat water gilded surface, covered by foliage made by a technique called “a la reparure”, surrounded outside and inside by a row of hand-carved wooden pearls as well as several moldings. Original glass and wood backing.
OF THE PERIOD: Louis Philippe
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1860
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Giltwood
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
3 ft. 12 in.H x 2 ft. 12 in.W x 1 in.D
121 cmH x 90 cmW x 3 cmD