A French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Onyx And Cloisonné Lamp
Item # 8047
A stunning French 19th century Louis XVI st. onyx urn mounted into a lamp, circa 1880. This striking lamp is raised on a square onyx base with ormolu trim and ball feet. Above is a fluted ormolu socle decorated with a laurel wreath. At the impressive body of the urn is a magnificent Cloisonné, with rich colors and cherubic figures, all within ormolu borders.
At each side are superb ormolu handles with a central cabochon amidst foliate branches and acanthus leaves,
with scrolled designs at the top.