LARGE Antique French Carved Oak HALL BENCH Chest Renaissance LION Breton Gothic
Antique French Carved Oak HALL BENCH Chest Renaissance LION Breton
~Direct from France~
Outstanding antique carved French bench, one of the most elaborately carved ones we have found in years and definitely a piece of art!
~Meticulously carved recumbent lions create the arms on either side~
~Three huge carved panels on the bench back and lower front~
style figural head posts on either side~
~Black Forest style dimensional foliage/fruit flank the carved lower panels with large ‘paw’ feet below~
~Carved seat top opens to reveal large interior storage~
~SOLID OAK, Heavy and strong, well built by craftsmen of the period~
43.75”height x 61.25” x 23”.
Height from floor to seat top, approx. 17.5”;
Distance between arms, approx. 55”.
Professional packaging and shipping on this item will require freight service due to size. White glove service, fully insured, FOB Shreveport, delivered and placed inside your home (first floor only), typically 5-7 weeks, depending on your location.
This item is in good condition for its age, with normal signs of age and use, dings, scratches, and other imperfections. Some staining/spotting on the bench lid. I always provide multiple photos that should be considered as an integral part of the description and I encourage you to email me with any questions you might have prior to making a purchase. Please keep in mind antique furniture should be purchased for its uniqueness, higher quality material and craftsmanship and antique patina, charm and character….NOT for like-new condition!!!
Geaux Vintage Antiques has a large inventory of French, English and European antique furniture, as well as an outstanding selection of antique home décor…
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