Italian 19th Century Baroque St. Patinated And Giltwood Mirror With Planter
Item # 8045
A most decorative and unique Italian 19th century Baroque st. patinated and giltwood mirror with its original matching planter. At the base is the elegant planter with a removable pewter insert. Raised by mottled feet below a scalloped shaped frieze with a beautiful ormolu band. The planter is centered by an impressive and finely carved pierced giltwood satyr mask set on a patinated background and flanked by recessed carved circular patterns and rich rosettes with a painted red central cabochon. The stunning mirror displays a most decorative curvaceous shape with lavish scrolls and rich detailed foliate patterns. The original mirror plate is framed within an exceptional twisted giltwood border. The top crown is centered by a satyr below a large pierced reserve with a smooth blue cabochon.
At each corner is a satyr mask with a red cabochon. All original gilt and patina throughout.