A Pair Of French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Patinated Bronze, Ormolu, Malachite And Crystal Statues
Item # 9553
Category: Objets D'art
A beautiful and unique true pair of French 19th century Louis XVI st. patinated bronze, ormolu, malachite and crystal statues. Each high quality statue is raised by a circular ormolu base with block rosettes and a striking intertwined design. Above three crystal spheres is a circular veneered malachite supporting a richly chased ormolu rock like design in a wonderfully satin and burnished finish where the cherub sits. Each charming cherub display grape clusters in their hair and one has detailed legs with hoof feet. All original gilt and warm patina throughout.