An Italian Mid 19th Century Louis XVI St. Patinated Cobalt Blue And Giltwood Mirror
Item # 8921
A handsome and very elegant Italian mid 19th century Louis XVI st. patinated cobalt blue and giltwood mirror. The mirror frame has two decorative swaging foliate bottom garlands below a fluted design. The fluted design is flanked by square recessed cobalt blue panels with gilt rosettes. The two vertical sides of the frame are decorated with the eternal flame at the bottom below foliate designs within cobalt blue panels. The tops of the panels are decorated with a laurel wreath(a sign of peace at the top). The richly detailed top band has a fanciful gilt intertwined band with a cobalt blue background and are decorated with rosettes. The top crown is adorned by a gilt acanthus leaf trim. All original gilt and mirror plates.