19th Century French Hand Painted and Gilt Oval Tole Tray with Harbor Scene
Decorate a coffee table with this elegant and beautiful antique tray. Crafted in France, circa 1870 and oval in shape, the colorful tray features side handles over a pierced gallery around the edges. The center medallion depicts an illustrated, detailed harbor scene in the manner of Claude Joseph Vernet (1714-1789), embellished with a ring of laurel leaves surrounding the painting. The tray table is in excellent condition commensurate with age and use, and adorns rich colors over a dark green background and gilt accents. Measure: 21″ W x 17″ H.
|21" W x 17" D x 1.75" H
Late 19th Century