A French Louis XVI period green painted and parcel gilt trumeau mirror from the 18th century with carved trophy. Step into the Classical elegance of the 18th century with this French Louis XVI period trumeau mirror, a piece that beautifully encapsulates the grace and artistry of the era. This mirror, with its green painted and subtle parcel gilt frame adorned with a carved trophy, is a testament to the refined aesthetics and meticulous craftsmanship of the Louis XVI period.
The mirror features a soft green background, creating a serene and inviting ambiance. The golden sections, with traces of gilt, add a touch of opulence, highlighting the frame's intricate details. The ribbon-tied trophy, a central feature of the trumeau, depicts carved doves in a medallion, surrounded by additional symbols of love and unity such as a quiver and arrow, a torch, and foliage, suggesting that this piece was likely a cherished wedding gift. The background's soft green hue adds depth and contrast, enhancing the overall beauty of the piece.
In a modern home, this trumeau mirror serves as a captivating and romantic focal point. It can be placed in a living room, bedroom, or hallway, where its historical charm and intricate detailing can be appreciated. The mirror's soft color palette and golden accents make it a versatile addition to any interior, adding a touch of 18th-century French sophistication and the allure of romantic symbolism to your space. Whether used for practical purposes or as a statement piece, this Louis XVI period trumeau mirror brings a piece of history, beauty, and artisanal craftsmanship into your home.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 18th Century
Dimensions: 31.1"W x 64.9"H x 2"D
Inventory Number: YY164