Napoleon III Full-Length Ormolu and Mahogany Mirror
This large mahogany and ormolu mirror and stand dates bears witness to the French rival of Greco-Roman classicism (e.g. eagles, acroteria, honeysuckles, corinthian columns) and the re-discovery of Egypt (i.e. the pair of sphinxes surmounting the mirror).
Dimensions: 75 x 43 x 20 in.
Date: c. 1860