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French Louis XVI Style Gilt Wood Two-Light Sconce

France –  Circa 1820

HEIGHT: 29 in. (74 cm)
WIDTH: 9 in. (23 cm)
DEPTH: 7 in. (18 cm)

SKU: 1778 Category: Tags: , ,

Beautiful wood carving of an off white lacquered ribbon with its very Louis XVI knot at the top and from which hangs a gilded smiling Cherub. Light comes from two forged and doré iron scrolled arms decorated by Rosacea and Acanthus leaves at bottom of the sconce.
rewired with USA std.

IN THE STYLE OF: Louis XVI
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1820
PERIOD: 1820-1829
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Gilt Wood
CONDITION: Good
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
HEIGHT: 29 in. (74 cm)
WIDTH: 9 in. (23 cm)
DEPTH: 7 in. (18 cm)