Pottier & Stymus Aesthetic Pedestal
Up for auction is a fine pedestal being attributed to Pottier & Stymus by the seller. Auction runs until February 1st and is starting at $1,125 (reserve is not met). Auction can be seen here.
All original ebonized gold gilded incise adorned Pedestal. It has some nicks and dings, some loss of Gold Incising, Some ware and paint loss on the shelves and ALL the STYLE & GRACE of the Highest Quality and Appointments of a Most Outstanding Victorian Renaissance Pedestal one could hope to find. The finest example of an All Original Victorian Renaissance, Circa 1870’s Pedestal that is looking for a Fine Victorian Setting to call HOME.
Top center shelf with two smaller accent shelves supported by incised carved decorated well adorned bracketed supports. Center flared incised carved pedestal supported by a three stage incised carved base. Two floral hand painted porcelain plaques, one on the front and one on the back and four burl panels adorn this most wonderful pedestal. Note: The front and back are identical allowing it to be prominently placed in your Victorian Setting and viewed form all sides. Gold gilded incised carvings from top to bottom and accented with incised buttons and turns.