Italian, Naples, Empire Period
Large Precisely Incised Gilt Gesso Wall Mirror
1st Quarter 19th C.
Of rectangular form, gold leaf over gouache, slightly convex with a molded outer edge and a very detailed incised crossed diagonal pattern with punch-work in between the created lozenges. These intricate details were all created by a craftsman’s hand and took timeless hours of focused work, 1st quarter 19th century.