Gustavian mirror by Johan Åkerblad and Anders Öberg, Stockholm 1781
Johan Åkerblad 1728 – 1799
Started his career as an apprentice with master mirror maker Olof Westerberg in Stockholm. In 1758 he received his Mastership and started his own business. Johan åkerblad was a very skilful manufacturer who mastered all the parts of mirror making, wood carving, gilding as well as foiling the glass with quicksilver.
H. 200 cm. W. 68 cm
Excellent condition, minor wear consistent with age.