19th Century French Louis Philippe Gilded Mirror Regance Cartouche

2311-37729 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

68.5 x 34

Location: Dallas


French Louis Philippe period antique mirror with gold leafed wooden frame, original mercury glass mirror and original wooden backing. This elegant mirror was decorated in Regance style with elaborate shell and foliate cartouche and frame showcase the master artistry notable in late 19th century France when furnishing a well-appointed salons was a common goal throughout European society. The elegant nature of this mirror and its mixture of both simplicity and striking lines culminating in the open work of this shell that is enhanced by an abundance of scrolls on the cartouche is the decoration that makes it ideal for use in today's interiors.

Circa 1850s.
Measures 68.5 x 34.