Large Reverse Hand-Painted Mirror Glass Tray with Handles in Sand & Silver
Subtly stunning reverse painted mirror tray shows off a Renaissance glass art brought by Spaniards to Peru. Its blend of exquisite European technique and passionate Latin American stylized floral design complements a wide range of decor. Extra large size. Glass, 23" x 18.5" x 2.6.
Arcadia Home heirloom mirror designs are created using the technique of reverse painted glass, which has been practiced in Peru since the 16th century. The quality of craftsmanship on display in these fair trade glass pieces is a testament to the artisan's mastery of this time-consuming and difficult process, which requires attention to detail, precision, and patience.
Arcadia Home is a member of the Alliance for Artisan Enterprise. Through our participation, we are aligning Arcadia Home with the Alliance's central missions: To preserve traditional artforms and techniques; to provide steady employment for artisans around the world (with an emphasis on women); and to foster economically viable conditions for the practice of craft. By purchasing this design, you are joining our efforts to support artisans worldwide.
As handmade pieces, each Arcadia Home design is as unique as the artisan who created it.
The mirror in reverse-painted glass pieces can be cleaned with typical glass cleaner, and the borders and edges, which are wood, can be cleaned with a wood polish.