French 19th Century Louis XV St. Giltwood And Brèche Violette Marble Console
Item # 8195
A very rare and small scale French 19th century Louis XV st. giltwood and Brèche Violette marble console. This unique console is raised on a oval base with concave corners. The opulently scrolled support is decorated with a large acanthus leaf with blossoming flowers. At the top is a pierced Rocaille shell amidst foliate. The scrolls continue at each side amidst foliate designs. Above the moulded frieze is the impressive thick and original Brèche Violette marble with moulded edges that follow the contours of the console.