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Period Louis XVI 18th Century French Giltwood Louis XVI Mirror with Lyre

$4,750

About

A beautiful gilded looking glass from late 18th century France with beautiful detailing and patina. The corona exhibits a laurel wreath and lyre harp, attributes of the god Apollo. The corners of the mirror frame are decorated with rosettes and the upper corners support reeded urns. The frame perimeter is decorated with lambs tongue and beading. The antiqued glass is half by the original wooden backing, France, circa 1780.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 52 in. (132.08 cm)Width: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Depth: 4 in. (10.16 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1780-1789
  • Date of Manufacture
    1780
  • Condition
    Repaired: Losses to corona replaced and gilded. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading. Beautiful patination. The gilding has some rubbing and minor repairs throughout. Replaced antiqued plate.
  • Seller Location
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2553316593031

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Brooklyn, NY
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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