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Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890


Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890
Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890
Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890
Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890
Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890
Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890
Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890

Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890    Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890
This grand antique French Napoleon III gold leaf pareclose mirror is from France circa 1890. The original mirror glass offers five different reflections as this is a type of mirror known as "à pâreclose". The centre mirror is the largest and is surrounded on all four sides with four separate mirror glasses. Before mirror glass could be made in large sections smaller mirrors were placed together joined by slender frames to increase the amount of reflection available and were named pareclose mirrors after the architectural term. Please enlarge the photographs to see the rich detailing and gleaming gold leaf finish.

The scale and proportion of this antique French mirror makes it truly impressive. Measures 47" wide x 5" deep at cartouche x 75 high. The item "Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890" is in sale since Friday, April 6, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Mirrors". The seller is "carlmooreantiques" and is located in 77043.

This item can be shipped to United States.

  1. Style: French
  2. Color: Gold
  3. Primary Material: Gold
  4. Country/Region of Origin: France
  5. Type: Mirrors
  6. Age: 1850-1899
  7. Original/Reproduction: Original


Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890    Tall Antique French Gold Leaf Mirror à Pâreclose from France circa 1890