French Tapestry Fire Screen

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  • Regular price $ 250.00


French fire screen, 19th c., combining Louis XV and Louis XVI styling, the arched frame with a garland, foliate and torch crest, flanking foliated scrolls, all framing a central tapestry depicting a man and a woman and putto, the skirt with shell motif flanked at each side by down swept cabriole legs on scrolled feet, sear to tapestry (smudges), 54"h, 28"w, 17.25"d *Provenance:  Estate of Howard Hand (Texas, NewYork, 1921-02011).  A collector and seller of fine antiques for 75 years.