VENETIAN GILT MIRROR WITH LACCA POVERA DECORATION

A charming and decorative Venetian gilt wood mirror. Featuring a figure, flowers and foliage in the lacca povera technique. Venice, late 18th / early 19th century.

Lacca povera or arte povera was developed in Venice in the 18th century. It is the technique of applying cut out engravings, which were then coloured and lacquered.

H 815mm, W 530mm

$2,600.00