Mid-19th Century Italian Renaissance Carved Walnut Hall Bench with Storage
Crafted in Italy circa 1860 and heavily hand carved, the bench stands on paw feet over a base plinth with foliate moldings. The tall back with arched top, shell decor and decorative finials, features numerous carvings including shell, mask, grotesque, scrolling foliate and fruit decor. Two armrests with acanthus leaf decor on the side flanking a hinged bench seat with open inside storage. The bench is in excellent condition with a rich walnut patina and exquisite carvings. Place this important Gothic bench in an entry or hallway for an ultimate old world atmosphere!
Measures: 55″ W x 22″ D x 85.5″ H.
|Dimensions||55" W x 22" D x 85.5" H|