Exceptional pair of Mid 18th Century French Parcel Gilt Architectural Angel Fragments, hand carved Baroque fragments carved by a master carver. The angels have beautiful faces and a serene countenance. They were once part of a boiserie paneling or large mirror in a chateau.
In original parcel gilt, a spectacular and rare discovery, these certainly have that decorative quality of exquisite art to bring elegant style to your home. A fabulous addition to your collection of gilt wood carvings and architectural antiques. They have wear, and stunning faded patina, what you would expect. Mounted on simple wood museum type stands. Date to the mid 1700’s, sold as a pair.
- Measure: Fragment: 19-1/2″ x 4-3/8″; with stand: 22-1/2″h; black wood base: 4-1/4″ x 4-1/4″.