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Louis XVI Period Gilt-wood Mirror with Crest, France c. 1780


A Louis XVI period Gilt-wood mirror, surmounted by a detailed crest featuring Kissing Doves, and flanked by foliate swags along each side. The rectangular mirror plate in two sections and surrounded by a moulded border, the refined design contrasting an elaborate pierced crest with neoclassical motifs and a central allegorical panel of kissing doves. For many more fine mirrors & trumeaus, along with hundreds of other period antiques from across europe, please visit our online galleries at William Word Fine Antiques: Atlanta's Source for antique furniture and interiors since 1956.


  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent antique condition, without significant damage or restoration to the wood frame, and with minimal wear to the gilt decoration. The mirror plate in two sections probably original and without significant damage. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 5 ft. 10 in. x W 2 ft. 4 in. x D 2 in.

    H 177.8 cm x W 71.12 cm x D 5.08 cm

  • Seller location
    Atlanta, GA
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