French 19th Century Rectilinear Gold Gilt Mirror
Dimensions: 32 1/4″H x 42 3/4″W x 1 3/4″D
A sensational hand carved gold gilt mirror from 19th century France. This special mirror has been exceptionally hand carved, with a continuous foliate motif that surrounds the glass. A beaded pearl motif can also be found on the gilt frame. The gilt is in good antique condition, with the typical wear from the ages. French red bole can be seen peeking from behind the gilt, making for an astonishingly pleasing antiqued patina. The glass in the mirror is new. c.1870.