A Superb Jardinière in the Louis XVI Manner



Of free standing form, constructed in thuya wood, with kingwood crossbanding, being richly dressed with gilt bronze mounts of the highest quality; rising from tapering, turned and fluted legs girt with helical bronze laurel mounts, and terminating in bronze foliate cast toes, and capped with bronze flowering Lotus columns, having a shaped bronze mounted cross banded stretcher issuing from the central ellipse; the jardinière having central bronze mounts, one side representative of floral and musical attributes, the obverse with addorsed cornucopia, flanked by trellised inlaid panels, with foliate trailing rose swags to the sides; a running arcaded bronze gallery to the top, enclosing the removable zinc liner.
French, Circa 1870
Circa 1870

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