Mirrors are an important decorative art asset to most every home. With patina finishes and elaborate shapes, mirrors can seem objects more of artistry than necessity. Originally mirrors were crafted from polished stones. They have transformed into elements that channel light, create pleasing sightlines and amplify a space’s sense of size. Whether you choose modern or traditional lines, the mirrors shown below will serve as a room’s commanding focal point and gleaming crown jewel. These are some of our favorites from Hickory Chair and Lillian August.