Italian Walnut and Parcel-Gilt Mirror by Angiolo Barbetti
The beveled rectangular mirror plate within an elaborately carved surround with a relief-carved frieze decorated with scrolling foliage, animals and military trophies, within leaf- and guilloche-carved bands and a molded egg-and-dart-carved fluted edge, signed ANGIOLO BARBETTI DI SIENA. Height 56 inches (143 cm), width 67 inches (170 cm).
S. Chiarugi, Botteghe di Mobilieri in Toscana, Florence, 1994, vol.2, pp. 401-402.
Sold, Christie's, London, November 11, 2004, lot 3.
Purchased from Adrian Alan, London.
Angiolo Barbetti (Siena 1805-Florence 1873).
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