B880 - SOLD
This is a sublime antique French spelter jardinière and mirrored tray set dating from the 1800's.
It was made to hold a floral display and would have formed the centre piece on a grand dining table. It would also be fabulous on a hall table or the jardinière could sit on a window ledge and the mirrored tray used on a dressing table in a château chic boudoir.
The jardinière is highly decorative and is made in wonderful detail. It sits on 4 scrolled feet and has superb acanthus leaf scrolled handles The sides have a central scrolled acanthus leaf crest beneath which is a gorgeous rose and flower garland.
The jardinière has a charming lift out zinc tray to take the plants. The tray has two little handles and is in excellent condition.
The mirrored tray also has scrolled detail to the feet and handles. The sides have a central pierced section with rose detail. The mirror is in good condition and is supported on a wooden plinth.
The silvering on the jardinière and tray has now mellowed to a wonderful palette of subtle greys.
The jardinière measures :- H 13 cm (5 inches) x W 29.5 cm (11.5 inches) x D 12 cm (4.75 inches).
The tray measures :- H 4 cm (1.5 inches) at the handles x W 37 cm (14.5 inches) x D 22 cm (8.5 inches).
The set is substantial and in good condition.
This is a divine jardinière and mirrored tray set to add an authentic château chic finishing touch and another superb antique French find from La Belle Étoffe!
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Possible delivery methods: U.K. & France, Europe, Rest of World