An Italian Empire Early 19 Century Gilt Wood Eagle


A very large and impressive carved and gilded wood standing eagle with its wings fully spread; its long talons clutching a number of spears/lightning bolts below. Classical and Napoleonic in the full French Empire style. Likely carved in Italy dating to the early 19thC and possibly used to hold a drapery canopy over an Empire Bed

Dimensions: 54″W X 30″H X 25″D