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a tall and richly-carved pair of french napoleon III ivory painted and parcel-gilt wall brackets
3654
late 19th century

each striking bracket with bold acanthus leaf above a uniquely carved cornucopia filled with flowers and plump fruit; wear to surface; restored condition.

Height: 
54"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
11"
$7,800
a charming napoleon III carved giltwood square stool
3019
circa 1880

the square leather seat above an openwork apron all raised on splayed legs joined by an x-form stretcher with central finial; new leather upholstery; rubbing to gilding.

Height: 
17"
Width: 
18 1/4"
Depth: 
18 1/4"
$5,625
an elegant french napoleon III oval giltwood mirror with exuberant ribbon crest
2966
circa 1880

surmounted by a well-carved giltwood bow above an oval frame with beaded slip surrounding the original beveled mirror plate; some rubbing to gilding and age to plate.

Height: 
42 1/2"
Width: 
27 1/2"
$3,500
a finely-carved french napoleon III oval giltwood mirror with shell crest and floral garland
2951
late 19th century

surmounted by a bold shell crest flanked by floral festoons; all above an oval-form coved frame with beaded slip and laurel leaf outer border; surrounding the original hand-beveled plate; rubbing to gilding; minor age to plate.

Height: 
46"
Width: 
32"
Depth: 
5"
$7,250
an elegant pair of french napoleon III carved giltwood oval mirrors
2943
circa 1880

each half-round moulding with floral and foliate carved reserves surrounding a beaded inner slip; with later antiqued plates; rubbing to gilding.

Height: 
32 1/2"
Width: 
26"
$5,125
a handsome pair of french napoleon III cast iron busts of soldiers wearing the legion d'honneur medal
2662
late 19th century

each with direct gaze below a slightly tilted cap; wearing a double-breasted coat adorned with the french legion d'honneur medal; patination to surface; later wooden plinth.

Height: 
9 1/2"
Width: 
4 1/2"
Depth: 
4 1/4"
Original list: 
$1376.00
$688
a festive and large-scaled napoleon iii ebonized and giltwood oval mirror with a carved ribbon crest
2024
Circa 1880

the oval beveled mirror within a conforming frame of egg and dart molding with beaded slip; all surmounted by a dramatic carved giltwood ribbon; patination to surface and age to original mercury plate

Height: 
40"
Width: 
30"
Depth: 
8 1/2"
Original list: 
$8500.00
$5,625
a finely carved french napoleon iii  giltwood cartouche-shaped mirror
1365
19th century

surmounted by a plumed crest; refreshed gilding and later aged mirror plate

Height: 
28"
Width: 
19"
Original list: 
$4000.00
$2,000
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