A Large Scale French Mid 19th Century Louis XVI St. Double Framed Giltwood Mirror
Item # 8105
A most elegant and very large scale French mid 19th century Louis XVI st. double framed giltwood mirror. The original central mirror plate is framed within a most decorative beaded giltwood border and the original rectangular outer mirror plates. Each are framed within a most detailed twisted ribbon and acanthus leaf border. All with elaborate and finely carved pierced scrolled foliate cabochons at the center and corners, in a satin and burnished finish. Above is the richly carved top crown with a wonderfully executed floral wreath and tied ribbon, centered by beautiful foliate and floral branches. All original gilt and mirror plates throughout.