19th century French Hall Bench Settle Renaissance Carved Oak Cherub Black Forest
19th century French Hall Bench Settle Renaissance Carved Oak Cherub Black Forest.
Direct from France, a beautiful antique French hall bench, large enough for any home or castle!
The 5.5 ft. back features a large crown over a carved band of fruits and foliate with center twin horses. Below are dimensional carved females playing musical instruments that flank the large opening of thick, hand turned balusters.
Four highly carved back panels have beautiful carved winged cherubs with florals and foliate that is echoed in the lower panel carvings.
Large oak arms on turned supports frame the seat bench that lifts to reveal large storage space inside. Solid, heavy, and strong, pegged construction, well built by craftsmen of the period, circa1880.
Measurements: 66.5” ht. x 56.25” x 19.5”. Bench seat ht. 18.5”.
NOTE: All of our antiques are direct from Europe. I personally select each item for the quality, design, and unique characteristics that you will always find in our distinctive inventory at Geaux Vintage Antiques. …”with all that, why ‘Geaux’ anywhere else?” …
Condition: This item is in very good condition with normal signs of age and use, dings, scratches, imperfections. Included multiple photos should be considered as an integral part of the description. Antiques should be purchased for craftsmanship, uniqueness, charm, and character, and very few antiques are “like new”. We encourage you to ask questions prior to purchase; more photos available upon request.
Shipping: Due to the larger size, this item requires freight service. White glove service, fully insured, FOB Shreveport, delivered and placed inside your home (first floor only). Typically, 5-7 weeks, depending on your location. Free pick-up is also available at our location in Shreveport, LA. Please contact Geaux Vintage Antiques with any questions or for more photos!