A Highly Unusual Pair of Gilt-Bronze Guéridons
A Highly Unusual Pair of Gilt-Bronze Guéridons

A Highly Unusual Pair of Gilt-Bronze Guéridons

c. 1880 France

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A Highly Unusual Pair of Gilt-Bronze Guéridons Cast With Ostrich Leg Supports.

This remarkable pair of tables have circular tops decorated in relief with a depiction of a young Bacchante seated within a moonlit landscape. The tops are framed by cast borders of ‘C’-Scrolls, cartouches and foliate forms with suspended cut-crystal icicle drops. They are raised on gilt-bronze feathered Ostrich leg supports and mounted on naturalistic canted rectangular bases cast with flowers and lizards.
Dimensions
Height 81.00 cm (31.89 inches)
Diameter 40.00 (15.75 inches)
Stock Code
B69000
Medium
Gilt-Bronze, Cut-Glass
Signed/Inscribed
A cartouche to the rim of one table bearing an indistinct inscription for ‘... January 1886’.
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