French Mid 19th Century Louis XVI St. Ormolu Andirons
Item # 3072
A very rich and high quality French mid 19th century Louis XVI st. complete 3-piece ormolu andiron set with adjustable ends. The 3 pieces are raised by a scalloped shaped plinth below an acanthus leaf designed border and sensational grapevine shaped pierced frieze. Centered by an exquisite medallion of a portrait of a maiden, surrounded by a laurel garland with a tied ribbon at the top. The center piece is flanked by impressive 'urns of prosperity’ with elaborate ornaments of rose garlands, grapevines and ram heads. All original gilt.