DescriptionA French Neoclassical Gilt Bronze Table Casket in the Manner of Alphonse Giroux, 19th century
Marks: (AB Paris), JEAN a RENNES
10-1/4 h x 12 w x 8 d inches (26.0 x 30.5 x 20.3 cm)
PROPERTY FROM A DALLAS GENTLEMAN COLLECTOR
The table casket surmounted by robed female figure dressing herself, putti beside her holding mirror, cornucopia and shell motifs in relief to domed lid, plain stepped molded border, interior with velvet lining, lower case interspersed with scrollwork and neoclassical scenery and figurehead mounts to sides in relief, acanthus leaf skirted base, raised on toupie feet, case marking indicating retail by Jean a Rennes.
Some light rubbing, light nicking, bumping to rear corner near hinge, presenting very well. Lot includes key.
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