Louis XIV Cast Iron Fountain - Garden Sculpture - Planter, French 18th-19th Century

A stunning, large French cast iron figural garden fountain, 18th-19th Century.

Once part of a noted Virginia estate, this antique French fountain depicts a two putto, one clasping a sheath of wheat, the other holding a scythe supporting a wide urn bowl with foliate details and figured grape leaves on the handles supported on a molded round plinth base.

Attributed to Foundry: Fonte Antoine Durenn, Paris (1822-95), though possibly earlier.

Dimensions:

Height  62
Width (at handles) 32
Diameter (urn) 28
Diameter (base) 23

 


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Louis XIV Cast Iron Fountain - Garden Sculpture - Planter, French 18th-19th Century

 

$12,000.00

A stunning, large French cast iron figural garden fountain, 18th-19th Century.

Once part of a noted Virginia estate, this antique French fountain depicts a two putto, one clasping a sheath of wheat, the other holding a scythe supporting a wide urn bowl with foliate details and figured grape leaves on the handles supported on a molded round plinth base.

Attributed to Foundry: Fonte Antoine Durenn, Paris (1822-95), though possibly earlier.

Dimensions:

Height  62
Width (at handles) 32
Diameter (urn) 28
Diameter (base) 23

 

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