19th Century French Gold Gilt Mirror
A large French 19th century gold gilt mirror with rectilinear form. The mirror has been adorned with floral appliqués in its corners. This ornamentation comes in the form of floral bouquets, from which extend flowering vines. The mirror has its original mercury glass, which shows some foxing and abundant sparkles. The bottom of the mirror has been added, as it was originally built into a mantle. This mirror is impressive: Not only due to its grand stature, but also its brilliant gold gilt and and original mercury glass.