1 of 8 images

Degas No. 5 Modern Wall Mirror, Gilded in 23-Karat Yellow Gold, Bark Frameworks

Quantity

About

The Degas No. 5 wall mirror by Bark Frameworks is based on a design by Impressionist painter Edgar Degas (1834-1917), from his notebooks of 1877-1883. The polymath of the Impressionists, Degas drew numerous frame profiles throughout his career -- most were considered radical for their time. Many of Degas' frame designs were never produced until Bark Frameworks decided to build them, after company founder and artist Jared Bark traveled to the Bibliothèque Nationale de France in Paris to study the artist's original notebooks. The Degas No. 5 mirror frame is gilded in 23-karat yellow gold over dark red bole. The mirror glass is water white (low iron) with a 3/4" bevel.

Additional Options

Customers can choose from: \nSize: Can be custom-made to almost any size.\nGilding: silver leaf, palladium, 12kt white gold, 18kt lemon gold, 22kt moon gold (similar to rose gold), or 23kt yellow gold. \nFinish: light, medium, or heavy rub (to dull burnishing) \nMirror: Beveled or non-beveled \nBacking: D-rings straight up (recommended); wire across; or both.

Details

  • Creator
    Bark Frameworks (Workshop/Studio)
  • Production type
    One of a Kind
  • Production time
    It will take 6-7 weeks to make this piece
  • In the Style Of
  • Condition
    Excellent. This item is newly produced with each order..
  • Dimensions

    H 2 ft. 9 in. x W 2 ft. 3 in. x D 4 in.

    H 83.82 cm x W 67.95 cm x D 10.16 cm

  • Seller location
    Long Island City, NY
  • Seller reference number
    Degas No. 5 Mirror (1877-83)
  • Reference number
    LU292138863023

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About The Maker

Bark Frameworks

Bark Frameworks

View Profile
Established in 1969, Bark Frameworks designs and produces frames for artwork and mirrors. Our commitment to innovative design is visible in every mirror frame we create. A Bark Frameworks mirror is a unique object. Every Bark frame is custom made at our 27,000-square-foot facility in Long Island City by craftspeople who have honed their skills for years, sometimes decades. Our LIC shop -- which houses two showrooms, design and art preservation studios, a wood shop, a metal shop, and a gilding studio – allows us to offer clients nearly-endless customization options for mirrors when it comes to size, material, and finish. In addition to our own original profiles, the frame designs of Edgar Degas inspired some of our mirror frames. After company founder Jared Bark researched the artist’s notebooks firsthand in Paris in the 1990s, we decided to build many of these never-before-produced frames. Now, these once-radical designs add elegance to any interior.

About the Seller

Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2017
Located in Long Island City, NY
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries

More From This Seller
$8,200 / item

Degas No. 1 Contemporary Wall Mirror, Gilded in...

Bark Frameworks

American Wall Mirrors

Gold Leaf, Silver Leaf

This gilded mirror by Bark Frameworks is based on a design by Edgar Degas (1834-1917). Degas sketched frame profiles throughout his career, and many were radical for their time. The ...

$6,300 / item

Degas No. 3 Mirror 'Krazy Kat', Gilded in White...

Bark Frameworks

American Wall Mirrors

Maple

The Degas no. 3 mirror by Bark Frameworks is based on a design by Impressionist painter Edgar Degas (1834-1917), from his notebooks of 1878-79. The polymath of the Impressionists, De...

$8,200 / item

Degas No. 6 Ripple Wall Mirror, Gilded in 23kt ...

Bark Frameworks

American Wall Mirrors

Gold Leaf, Silver Leaf

This gilded mirror by Bark Frameworks is based on a design by Edgar Degas (1834-1917). The polymath of the Impressionists, Degas sketched profiles throughout his career -- he drew th...

$6,400 / item

Degas No. 4 Fluted/Reeded Wall Mirror, Gilded i...

Bark Frameworks

American Wall Mirrors

Gold Leaf

The Degas No. 4 mirror by Bark Frameworks. Degas is based on a design by Impressionist painter Edgar Degas (1834-1917), from his notebooks of 1878-1879. The frame, which has exaggera...

You May Also Like
$650

American Hudson River School Gilded Wood Frame ...

American Wall Mirrors

A nice early antique Hudson River School frame of quality construction and gilding. the opening inside is 13.5" x 17.5

$1,174

Arts and Crafts Hand Hammered & Embossed Copper...

European Wall Mirrors

Copper, Wood

Beautiful turn of the century Arts and Crafts workmanship. This entirely hand-crafted Arts and Crafts mirror from circa 1890-1910 is in the best condition possible. The way in which...

$883 / item

Amuneal’s Modern Easel, Acrylic and Blackened S...

Amuneal, Amuneal

American Picture Frames

Aluminum, Steel, Acrylic

Amuneal’s modern easels offer a sculptural display system for your favorite artwork and photos. Our blackened steel and aluminum supports clamp your images between two sheets of ?” t...

$65 / item

21st Century Contemporary Design, Hank Minimal ...

LLOT LLOV

German Wall Mirrors

Aluminum, Cotton, Wood

Through HANK abandoned mirrors regain their place on the wall. The product itself consists of a harness made of waxed cotton rope, a wooden knob and a small aluminium plate. The rope...

$3,600

Baroque Frame Italian Gold Leaf 19th Century Pa...

Italian Picture Frames

Gold Leaf, Wood, Giltwood

Large Italian Baroque style frame. Carved wood and original gold leaf gilding. 19th century. Opening measures: 51" x 37 3/4".

$4,500

Large Gilded Frame

European Picture Frames

Gesso, Plaster, Wood

This wonderful large wooden frame has detailed applied plaster patterns that have been gilt with gold leaf. We believe that this frame is European and from the 18th century or earlie...

$24,000

Dramatically Large Carved, Gilded and Polychrom...

Spanish Picture Frames

Paint

A dramatically large carved, gilded and polychrome Spanish Baroque period frame, Spain, circa 1625-1650.

$1,900 Sale Price
50% Off

Large Palisander Studio Mirror

American Wall Mirrors

Palisander

Outstanding rectangular studio Art Palisander picture frame mirror with wooden joinery , this item is on sale for a clearance price.