Pair of Regency Giltwood Wall Sconces, ca 1820
Parian Bust of Marie Antoinette of Large Proportion. ca 1910
After Félix Lecompte (1737-1817,) a parian ware bust of very large proportion depicting Marie Antoinette.
Beautifully detailed with flowers in her hair and a pendent around her neck showing Louis XVI of France.
Manufactured in France with marks verso, the bust sits on a socle which allows it to be moved around for display purposes.
The original bust can be found in the palace of Versailles. A fabulous decorating piece. Circa 1910-1920