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Rare Carved Patriotic Mirror

Rare Carved Patriotic Mirror


Attributed to Aslak Lie, carver and his daughter Marit Lie Skogen

Ca. 1850-1875
Carved walnut, mirror plate with pine backboard
Fine condition with original looking glass, old varnish finish.
This patriotic themed, carved mirror depicts a spread-wing eagle perched on foliage with acorns above a looking glass fitted with a black painted liner. The lower section is carved with a shield and three stars flanked by drapery swags and tassels. This rare mirror exhibits wonderful proportions and with finely executed detailed carving.
Provenance: Private Collection, Massachusetts. Purchased at Skinner Auctions, late 1990’s.

Dimensions: 28 ½”h x 18 ½”

Item ID: FA-SO 146

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