Description

    A PAIR OF FRENCH EBONY AND GILT WOOD PEDESTALS
    Paris, France, Early 19th Century
    58 inches (147.3 cm) high, each

    The pair of ebony veneered Neoclassical fluted columnar pedestals with gilt flutes, with carved gilt bows suspending pendant swags, the lower portion of flutes with staggered carved foliate decoration; raised on stepped base with an upper band of gilt banded and reeded decoration and a lower band of gilt leaf and berry decoration, on ebonized pearwood ground

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Dallas.


    Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000.

    Condition Report*:

    minor losses to gilding

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    22nd Thursday
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