18th Century French Maple Decorative Harp with Hand Painted Chinoiserie Motifs
Decorate a living room with this elegant antique pedal harp. Crafted in France circa 1780, the double action musical instrument features 36 recently replaced strings to the gilt foliate faux rosewood sound board. The grained soundboard is further decorated on the inside with hand painted chinoiserie motifs. The fluted column is embellished at the neck with gilded floral and leaf decor. The base decorated with acanthus leaf motifs, is mounted with seven iron pedals over a scalloped plinth base. The Louis XV style music instrument is in very good condition commensurate with age and use, and adorns a rich walnut patina finish with colorful hand painted Chinese people motifs. Measures: 35″ W x 23″ D x 65.5″ H.
|Dimensions||35" W x 23" D x 65.5" H|
Late 18th Century