A French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Mahogany, Ormolu And Marble Side Table.
Item # 8701
A striking French 19th century Louis XVI st. mahogany, ormolu and marble side table. The table is raised by ormolu hoof shaped feet joined by a wonderful curved ormolu beaded stretcher with a fine central rosette. The elegant slender mahogany legs are adorned with charming and detailed spiral foliate garlands and ormolu top capitols. The impressive frieze has a warm green enameled background decorated with ormolu scrolled foliate garlands and a finely chased winged Gorgon mask above each leg. Above is the original marble top fitted within an ormolu gallery. All original gilt.