208. Antique French Giltwood Overmantel Mirror Apollo Sun King 19th Century

Very Fine French Upright Giltwood Overmantel or Pier Mirror of generous proportions, fitted with a plain heavy gauge plate glass, contained within a stylish scroll work giltwood frame with beaded detailing.  

Last quarter of the Nineteenth Century, possibly earlier.  

The arched formed upper area centering a Giltwood Plaque with a stylized depiction of Apollo the Sun King accented by a sunburst design, within a lavish cast scrolling cartouche. 

Condition: Good condition for such an early piece, offered with desirable aged patination to surfaces and original mirrored plate and back boards. 

Height: (entire) 66” (167.5cm). Width: (at widest upper area) 45.5” (115.5cm). Width: (at base) 42" (106.5cm).    


Location: Dublin City, Ireland.