Rococo style rocaille-shaped gilt bronze mirror
French, 19th Century
Height 74cm, width 47cm, depth 2cm
This fine gilt bronze mirror is crafted in the Rococo style. The mirror features a gilt bronze frame modelled as a rocaille and richly moulded with pierced foliate decoration: scrolling acanthus leaves wrap around blind cartouches, while intricately finished flowers adorn the edges. The gilt bronze frame is inset with a shaped mirror.