Danish 1800s Gustavian Gray Painted Wood Mirror with Medallion Carved Crest

A Danish gray painted wood mirror from circa 1800 with carved crest. This exquisite Danish painted wood mirror, dating back to circa 1800, showcases the refined elegance characteristic of its era. The mirror is adorned with a beautifully carved crest, at the heart of which lies a medallion encapsulating the profile of a woman, intricately surrounded by foliage motifs. The light Gustavian gray paint finish, delicately distressed with wood showing, adds layers of character and history, invoking a sense of timelessness. This piece would not only serve as a functional mirror but also as a captivating decorative element in any home. Its unique crest and soothing color palette make it a versatile addition to various interior styles, from classic to contemporary. It could gracefully adorn an entryway, bringing a touch of sophistication and a welcoming ambiance. Alternatively, it could become a focal point in a living room or bedroom, adding depth and historical charm to the space. Its presence in a dining room could also elevate the aesthetic, creating a conversation starter for guests. This Danish mirror, with its blend of artistic craftsmanship and subtle elegance, would seamlessly integrate into and enhance any home décor. Read Less
Place of Origin: Denmark
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 14.6"W x 29.25"H
Inventory Number: YY418
Price: $2,950