A giltbronze dressing glassA dressing mirror in gilt and chiseled bronze resting on a rectangular base supported by four feet in shape of shell. Supported by two stylized volutes, the mirror frame is decorated with a frieze of Greek with in each corner a flower. The top of the mirror is adorned with wreaths, flowers and shells.Under the Restauration, the decorative arts are pleasant, kind to delight the public and not to exalt the heroism. A sober decor, reflecting the peace and sweetness of life follows the warrior symbols of the Empire.Circa :1825Dim: W: 7,1 in - D: 3,9in - H: 17,7in.Dim: L:18cm, P:10cm, H:45cm.Bibliography: S. Chadenet, Les styles Empire et Restauration, ed. Baschet et Cie, Paris
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