French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Ormolu And Malachite Gueridons
Item # 8563
A stunning pair of French 19th century Louis XVI st. ormolu and malachite gueridons. Each table is raised by three elegant curved supports with richly chased paw feet below large etched acanthus leaves and a most decorative and unique triangular stretcher. At the center is a thick tier displaying a fitted veneered malachite plateau set within a mottled ormolu gallery. The impressive veneered malachite top displays striking movements and a masterfully executed circular central reserve, all set within a mottled ormolu gallery.