19th Century French Silver Plated Bronze Table Mirror
France Ca 1870
Napoleon III style violin shaped table mirror with a silvered bronze rocaille decor of scrolled acanthus leaves, little flowers and bottom left a Mythological Animal called "Chimere" which for the artist designing this mirror could have meant "Illusion" or "a Dream that you can't touch". The glass mirror is backed by a metal sheet to which bronze feet to hold it almost vertical on a horizontal surface is attached.
Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use.
H 17.5 in. x W 10.5 in. x D 2 in.
H 44.45 cm x W 26.67 cm x D 5.08 cm