Réf : 70844
Flemish Mirror in tortoise shell, Anvers, 17th century
Exceptional mirror with inverted profile (9 cm deep), tortoiseshell, ebony, grotesque patterns in gilt bronze.
Rich decoration on the contour , 8 cabochons tortoiseshell set with bronze decorations in the manner of a guilloche, as to represent almond shaped brooch .
4 cabochons heart-shaped set complete the decor at the 4 corners.
Mercury coated glass.
One of the bronze decorations redone.
Very good production of Antwerp workshops, from the first half of the 17th century