A French tôle and iron jardinière from the late 19th century, with painted floral décor. Born in France at the end of Napoleon III's reign, this charming jardinière features a tôle and iron structure, topped with a flaring round basket with wicker-style accents, adorned on its body with delicately painted pink, red and blue flowers. The piece is raised on a tripod base, adorned with delicate volutes and C-scrolls, presenting a lovely weathered patina. With its tender décor and nice patina, this French jardinière, circa 1870 will bring a graceful presence to any home.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: Base: 16" W Top: 12" W x 9 1/2" D Height 36 1/2"
Inventory Number: n16