French Tall Provençal Barometer with Hand Painted Floral Decor, circa 1780

A French provençal wooden barometer from the late 18th century, with hand painted floral décor and thermometer. Born in Provence during the later years of the 18th century, this lovely barometer features a tall Silhouette, presenting sinuous contours. Painted on a blue ground highlighted with a gilt trim, a delicate décor of flowers adornes the piece. The thermometer in the upper section finds its perfect place in the more narrow lines of the structure, while the round barometer populates the belly. With its graceful Silhouette and lovely hand painted floral décor, this French provençal barometer circa 1780, will enliven any wall beautifully.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 18th Century
Dimensions: 10 3/4" W x 38"H
Inventory Number: 54-1198
Price: $2,950