Dalva Brothers Antiques, Antique Furniture, New York

French 18th century furniture, clocks, lighting, paintings, porcelain, sculpture and tapestries

 

full screen image

print image and details

Neoclassical oak boiserie panel with military trophy
 

Fine Louis XVI carved oak panel depicting a military trophy. The well carved panel, probably from a boiserie, depicts a club-supported helmet over a cuirass in front of flags, a lictor, and a quiver. There are two shields below the armor, one with an Apollo mask, the other, with a Medusa mask. The panel is framed on three sides by ribbons and scrolling acanthus and olive motifs swags.

 

                                     

Height (ins.): Height 32 (81.3 cm.)      Length/Width (ins.): Length - 40 (101.6 cm.)     
Origin: France, circa 1770     Period: Louis XVI

 

 

<< Previous Page