An Italian 18th Century Mahogany And Giltwood Mirror
Item # 6825
A handsome Italian 18th century mahogany and giltwood mirror. The mirror is raised on a mottled straight base with a central giltwood foliate rosette. At each side of the base are two pieced giltwood palmettes. The rectangular mirror plate is framed in a giltwood band with Rai de Coeur design and is flanked by columns at each side. Each fluted column displays a mottled giltwood plinth and a richly carved giltwood foliate and scrolled capital. Above at the center is a rosette with foliate carvings, and elegant laurel wreaths with bows at each side. The protruding cornice displays two giltwood bands with egg and dart and acanthus leaf patterns. All original gilt and original hardware.