19thc French pair of ormolu chenets
Dimensions:W: 43cm (16.9")H: 39.5cm (15.6")D: 14cm (5.5")
A decorative pair of late 19thc French Louis XVI style ormolu (gilt brass) chenets/fire dogs.
Each chenet has a large Classical urn with a flame and decorated with swags.
The urn is supported by a column with a lions head to the base.
There is a pierced curved balustrade also decorated with swags and a foliage decoration to the top.
The balustrade leads to a smaller urn with a flame also supported by a column.
These chenets are of good quality and in excellent condition having recently been professionally cleaned.