French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900

A striking decorative element from the Belle Epoque period, this beautiful firescreen is crisply carved around the edge with a repeating laurel-leaf motif framing a needlepoint tapestry with displays of florals and foliage in a mellow gold fabric with warm natural accent colors. A twisted rope carving runs the stretcher between the scrolled legs, each with acanthus carvings along the upper and terminating in scrolled toes.

Measurements: 38 1/2” H x 22 1/2” W x 11 1/2” D

Condition Report: Fabric behind tapestry worn, discolored and a bit torn along the top edge. Wear and some threading to the tapestry. Areas of inpainting to gilding. Cracks and joint separations in the legs as expected; loss to scroll of one toe. Other surface wear and minor chipping/losses.

ITEM ID
809VPY25
ITEM TYPE
Antique
ORIGIN
France • French

French Neoclassical Carved Giltwood Firescreen circa 1900

$1,750 REDUCED

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