Code 116-7 Large Carved and Painted Wooden Cartouche from Italy
This wonderful Italian, light blue painted and gilded cartouche has a crown surmounting the top scroll. Beneath this is a well carved gros- relief face atop a convex shaped shield. On either side are c-and s-scrolls and gadrooned shells with a stylized mask at the bottom. Wonderful as a piece of artwork on a wall, or placed on a trumeau of a mantle, this Italian cartouche will be an asset to any room. There is a thick iron attachment on the back for wall hanging.
CONDITION: Very good condition, minor chips to paint.
H=47 1/4, W=26 1/4, D=7 5/8