18th-C. Patinated Metal Rocaille Mirror - brass
French rocaille patinated metal wall mirror with a shaped crest. Circa 1750. Metal plating of cabochon, scroll, and shell form patterns, centering a beveled mirror. Crest is backed by a small inset mirror. Wood backing with original brace. Elaborate stylized shell, rock, and scroll motifs, an abundance of curves and elements modeled on nature. Light wear to the surface and verso. Minor foxing on mirror, slight bend on the top finial.