A very fine carved and painted wood console “en demilune” with its original black marble top above a frieze with hanging laurel garlands painted in blue. The console is supported by tapered fluted legs joined by a stretcher surmounted in its center by a classical urn decorated with the same blue garland.
OF THE PERIOD: Louis XVI
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1780
PERIOD: Late 18th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Carved Wood, Hand-Painted Wood, Marble
CONDITION: Good. Condition is as expected for age..
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
HEIGHT: 34 in. (86 cm)
WIDTH: 37.5 in. (95 cm)
DEPTH: 18 in. (46 cm)