A George II Style Parcel-Gilt Cream Painted Console Table

A George II style parcel-gilt and cream painted console table, the Rouge Des Pyrenees marble top inset into gilt frame with canted corners, resting on a Greek key carved freize centering a gilded scallop shell issuing lush festoons, the foliate legs decorated with honey-suckle garland and the acanthus clad scrolled feet resting on platforms with gilt gadrooned detail, finished on all four sides.

In it's incorporation of a central scallop shell, boldly carved festooned garlands and Greek key frieze, this console retains the influence of William Kent. However this console is lighter in feel then a Kent design and is perhaps also influenced by Henry Flitcroft. It was fabricated in and purchased from Sweden

List Price-$14,000.00

31 Height x 45.5 Width x 25.5 Depth

Circa

1940

Item #

5695

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