French Empire Style Urn - Archive
French Empire Style Urn
An Empire-style Urn in the form of a volute krater, having two figural handles surmounted by Janus heads, with boars' heads at the bases, and elaborately decorated with oak leaves, acorns, Greek key patterns, and acanthus leaves, all cast and chased with wonderful precision. Doré bronze on a rouge marble base, French, c. 19th century.
20.25" h. x 12" d.