LOUIS XVI PEDESTAL GREEK KEY
Louis XVI style Pedestal
Solid Pearwood frame, lacquer painting and gold leaf finishings
In the second half of the 18th century, archeologists excavated the ruins of Pompeii.
As a result, art and culture of Antiquity inspired a Neoclassical style in architecture, interior decoration and furniture.
The Louis XVI style displays straight and symmetrical lines, classical decorative motifs including acanthus leaves, friezes of pearls, Greek friezes…
Photo: Thomas Hennocque