Provençal Overmantel Mirror, ca. 1780
An overmantel panel from Provence with its original mercury mirror set in an arched giltwood frame amidst carved giltwood decorations, using Rocaille elements as well as neoclassical urns and laurel. The piece shows how the Rococo style lingered on in Provence, well into the late 18th century. Around 1780.
Dimensions: H: 82cm, W: 114cm, D: 3cm