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French Gothic Style Chenets

French Gothic Style Chenets

A pair of Gothic-style Chenets having fleur-de-lys finials and shields with restrained scrollwork on baluster posts. Wrought iron, French, c. 19th century.

While medieval in style, these traditional types of chenets have been produced more-or-less continuously since the 15th century. Early styles and techniques enjoyed a renewed interest during the Arts and Crafts era in the late 19th century. Note condition: small loss to rear base.

30.25" h. x 14" w.
SOLD 8/17

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