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18th Century French Double-Sided Eight-Panel Painted Screen

France  –  Circa 1780

DIMENSIONS:
64 in.H x 168 in.W x 1.5 in.D
163 cmH x 427 cmW x 4 cmD

Fine Louis XVI period screen with its gray painted wooden frame, decorated by hand, painting on both sides of the canvas.
One side has four panels ornated by acanthus leaves, flowery vase, hunting and musical trophies alternate with four panels representing animated landscapes. The other side shows a striped faux finish ground with floral arrangements on each panel.
Painted drapery tops and faux marble bases.
This screen is an object for an exceptional house decoration.

OF THE PERIOD: Louis XVI
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1780
PERIOD: 1780-1789
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Painted Canvas, Painted Wood
CONDITION: Distressed. Each Panel Measures 21″ there is some water staining on the back side.
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
DIMENSIONS:
64 in.H x 168 in.W x 1.5 in.D
163 cmH x 427 cmW x 4 cmD