Louis XV Painted Entry Foyer Console Table by Ira Yeager


Fantastic 18th century French Louis XV entry or foyer console table lacquer painted by artist Ira Yeager (American 1938-2022). The table features a bust of a French Nobleman painted over a French script on a scarlet red ground. The table has a serpentine apron with carved foliate motifs. Supported by long, elegant cabriole legs decorated with rocaille shell motifs in a parcel gilt finish. The table was constructed with wood peg joinery and has a turquoise lacquer finish with a beautifully distressed patina and strong joinery. Provenance: Display piece from Yager Galerie in Calistoga, CA. Ira Yeager loved refinishing period 18th century furniture in the French provincial style. This whimsical table is a lovely example with a painting featured on the top.

Dimensions: 42.5"w x 22.5"d x 34"h

Circa: 18th Century, France

Materials: Wood

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Additions or alterations made to the original: painting on top. Strong joinery with an aged, distressed patina on the painted finish as seen in photos. Age cracks, shrinkage, and fading as expected.

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