Renée's Treasure Trove

 Antique French Wall Shelf

$195CAD

ReneesTreasureTroveRenée's Treasure Trove is located in Oakville, Ontario

                                       ANTIQUE FRENCH WALL SHELF 

A WALNUT AND MIXED WOODS ANTIQUE HANGING FRENCH WALL SHELF FEATURING LOUIS XV INFLUENCES. THE HAND-CARVED DETAILS INCLUDE A BANDED WHEAT SHEAF BUNDLE AND ABUNDANT GRAPES OVER A PATTERN OF VOLUTE CURVES & SYMBOLS AGAINST A PUNCHED GROUND. THE CENTRAL PANEL IS CAPPED WITH AN APPLIED PEDIMENT OF HIGH RELIEF SCROLLS WHILE THE APPLIED BASECONSISTS OF A RIGHT ANGLE SHELF WITH A ZEBRAWOOD? PLATFORM EDGED WITH A WAVY PATTERN. THE HAND CARVING IS EVIDENCE OF HIGHLY SKILLED CRAFTMANSHIP AND REALISTIC DETAIL.

THE WHEAT SHEAF PATTERN REPRESENTS A BOUNTIFUL HARVEST AND IS A METAPHOR FOR MOTHER EARTH’S FERTILITY. THE GRAPE DETAIL DATES BACK TO ROMAN TIMES AND IS A SYMBOL OF ABUNDANCE AND PROSPERITY.

APPROX. SIZE: 18 H. X 11 W. X 5 ¼ D. IN INCHES. CIRCA 1910.

PRICE: $195.00