This luxurious giltwood Italian Bench is in the Rococo Style with an attached tufted seat cushion in a cream colored silk. The gilded legs have motifs of scrolling and gadrooned acanthus leaves with stylized shells on the apron at either end. There are four stretchers with acanthus leaves starting at the legs. At the center is a bouquet of flowers. The feet are large C-Scrolls resting upon double and shaped stylized brackets. This decorative antique bench from Italy can placed anywhere and used for a variety of purposes.
CONDITION: Good antique condition with minor stains to silk, minor nicks and splits to gilding and wood. Old surface buildup on gilding.