Pair of ormolu, marble and Sèvres style porcelain pedestals

£15,000

These splendid antique pedestals are notable for their finely executed, naturalistic portraits of Napoleon Bonaparte and his beloved wife Josephine.

 

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Description

The Sèvres style pedestals sit on square marble bases, fronted with ormolu laurel wreaths, feet and detailing. They feature portraits of Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife Josephine, painted in polychrome on green ground porcelain columns.

Details

Country of Origin
French
Date of Manufacture
Early 20th Century
Period
Early 20th Century
Style
Empire
Material
Marble, Ormolu (Gilt Bronze), Porcelain
Colour
Gold, Green, Multi-coloured

Dimensions

Height
80 cm / 31.5 inches
Width
26 cm / 10.2 inches
Depth
26 cm / 10.2 inches

Reference:
012080

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