Picture Frames, Picture Framing and Picture Framers' Blog

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You sell a range of Art Deco Mirrors, can you tell me more about them?

We need to first mention that the range of Art Deco mirrors sold in our Online Store are not original 1930's pieces but locally made, contemporary or modern reproductions. Original, period Art Deco mirrors, can sell for tens of thousands of dollars and will not be found on ordinary, commercial sites. Look for these instead but on dedicated, specialist online antiques resellers as decodame.com. The mirror, or looking-such glass, as it was anciently called, was a very early development of human engineering. From the very dawn of time, men and women, instinctively looked at their reflection of their visages. They wondered how and why it was so and could their reflections be  made portable and durable. Water, even in vessels, was not convenient, but polished slate and ...