An unusual Louis XVI antique easel

An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel
An unusual Louis XVI antique easel

Unusual antique easel made of carved oak in the style of Louis XVI. France, XX century


At the base of the easel there are 4 figures of dolphins, which is considered a noble and highly intelligent creature, sacred. It is not for nothing that at one time the kings of France were called Dauphins, from the French. dauphin is a dolphin. Carved decoration in the form of a garland of leaves lightens the heavy shelf - a canvas stand. The easel is also adorned with carved rosettes and decorative elements typical of the Seel classicism.