Style Regence / Ref.10487
Antique carved oak overmantel pierglass with War Trophies decor, carved elements from the 18th century
Width: 65'' ⅜ 166cm
Height: 92'' ½ 235cm
Depth: 3'' ⅛ 8cm
Carved elements from the 18th century put together as a pierglass during the 19th century.
In good condition. Small missing parts, cracked wood. Stained original mirror.
The carved panels of this overmantel date back to the 18th century, they were reassembled in the 19th century to serve as an overmantel mirror. In Regence style , this overmantel draws a beautiful regular bow and presents shells which are typical of the following style, the Louis XV style . The shapes are underlined by slightly curved lines around which flowered plants twist. Above the mirror, the fine oak sculpture depicts war trophies: weapons, ax, dagger, pike, sabers, placed on a bed of holly, symbols of protection.
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