RICHLY CARVED CONSOLE IN ORIGINAL PAINT
A stunning and very finely carved Empire period fire surround featuring corbels with with scrolling acanthus leaves, round flower carvings and claw feet. In original paint, with traces of gilt and wonderful time worn patina. With its shallow depth, this fireplace surround would also make a decorative console table in a hallway with mirror above. French circa 1820. This item is now on sale.