French Empire Centrepiece
French Empire period gilt and patinated bronze classically inspired table centrepiece featuring a kneeling cupid holding aloft a basket. Sitting on gilt bronze feet with acanthus leaf design terminals, the finely cast and chased cylindrical base is decorated with engine turned empire patterns. The patinated bronze kneeling cupid holds a foliate basket on his head. In the manner of Thomire. French, circa 1810.
H 34.5cm x W 20cm x D 20cm