A Pair Of Italian Early 19th Century Louis XIV St. Giltwood Torchières
Item # 7751
A pair of exceptional and high quality Italian early 19th century Louis XIV st. giltwood Torchières. Each unique tropical designed torchière is raised on elaborately scrolled tripods with bun feet, accented by acanthus leaves, rosettes, and finely shaped salamanders. The central column is adorned with large finely carved leaves and rosettes tied in place at the top. Above are large banana leaves with a winged cherub. The top crown had a fluted design underneath and a floral wreath bordering the circular top plateau. With all original gilt throughout.