Venetian White-Painted & Parcel-Gilt Mirrors
Pair of Venetian white-painted and parcel-gilt mirrors, engraved. Late 19th century. 40" high, 22" wide.
A Pair of Venetian mirrors from the late 19th century, characterized by their white-painted and parcel-gilt frames, which have been engraved to create an intricate design. The mirrors were likely made in Venice, Italy, which is known for its traditional glass and mirror craftsmanship. The white-painted finish gives the mirrors a light and airy feel, while the parcel-gilt accents add a touch of luxury and elegance. The mirrors are likely to have been used as decorative pieces in a grand home or public building.