Lot 345: Continental Rococo Style Giltwood Console
January 25, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Continental Rococo Style Giltwood Console
The molded serpentine top above a conforming frieze carved with trailing branches on a trelliswork ground and centered by a shell over a pierced apron, raised on shell carved cabriole legs joined by a pierced stretcher and ending in hoofed feet. Height 35 1/2 inches (90.1cm), width 62 inches (1.57 m), depth 31 inches (78.7 cm).
C Property of a Boston, Massachusetts Collector
Beautiful marble top with old marks and scratches, repaired break to back left corner and with separation, losses and rubbing to gilded decoration throughout, flaking, feet replaced, losses to fully carved elements of legs, left front stretcher lacking shell carving (see photograph in catalogue)
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