A French oak rectangular planter from circa 1890 with carved gardening-themed frieze in the front. Brimming with charmingly rustic elegance, this French oak rectangular planter from circa 1890 serves as an enchanting homage to gardening. Carved with remarkable artistry, the frieze of this oak planter presents a delightful tableau of abundant foliage encircling a central gardening hat, capturing the joy and serenity of nature. The scalloped edges at the top add a touch of softness to the piece's overall design, while the scrolling motifs contribute to the beautiful rhythm of the overall aesthetic. Although the back remains unadorned, the sides of this rectangular planter are decorated with intricate carvings, ensuring its appeal from multiple angles. Whether it's used to showcase lush greenery in a living room or filled with vibrant flowers in an entrance, this French oak planter with its gardening-themed frieze will effortlessly infuse any space with a quaint, countryside charm.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 58.5"W x 14"D x 12"H
Inventory Number: YY97