Antique French Carved Oak HALL BENCH Chest Renaissance LION Breton. 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. Breton 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. Heavy and strong, well built by craftsmen of the period. 43.75height x 61.25 x 23. Height from floor to seat top, approx.
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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. Geaux Vintage Antiques has a large inventory of French, English and European antique furniture, as well as an outstanding selection of antique home décor. With all that, why Geaux anywhere else?The item "LARGE Antique French Carved Oak HALL BENCH Chest Renaissance LION Breton Gothic" is in sale since Monday, May 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Benches & Stools\1800-1899". The seller is "geauxvintagegeaux" and is located in Shreveport, Louisiana. This item can be shipped to United States.