French Bronze Dore Mirror Frame Naploeon III Griffin's & Lady Head Easel Back Picture Frame
1800's gorgeous Napoleon III French Bronze Doré easel back mirror and/or picture frame. This is an exquisite and highly detailed garlands, open metalwork and Griffin's on either side of the frame at the bottom. Truly beautiful and rare piece which stands with an easel back and is highly decorated. Each side is held up by a pair of griffins, with wings up.
CONDITION: The condition is excellent with only minor, expected and age appropriate oxidization on the edges of the beveled mirror, but example of the period with a Mucha type lady head medallion, flower does not distract. One small screw missing on the back
SIZE: The gilt bronze frame is 12 inches tall x 13 1/2 inches wide and 8 5/8 inches across the middle.