French Napoleon III Boulle Jardiniere
Late 19th century French Boulle planter, a Napoleon III Jardiniere, with serpentine shape decorated with walnut burr, brass and motherpearl inlays on all four sides and pierced railing around the top. Beautiful scrolling gilt cast bronze handles and bronze mounted corner profiles ending with mask shaped feet.
The structure of this planter box is in ebonized pear wood, it is centerpiece of French origin, dating back to Napoleon III period and coming from a private house of Milan.
Very good condition consistent with age and use, fitted with its original removable zinc liner.
height: 18 cm
width: 44 cm
depth: 30 cm