Stunning 18th century French baroque torchere in original gold leaf and blue paint. The elegantly turned shaft is carved with fruit garlands, scrolls, leaves and cartouches; it ends in a tripod base with high fluted feet. Measures 60 inches to the tin bobeche, 12 inches across the top and 20 inches across the tripod base. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com If you wish to browse our entire available inventory please go to OneofaKindAntiques.com. If you wish to browse our entire available inventory please go to OneofaKindAntiques.com. We also offer a consultation service AntiquesConsultant.com, ... as well as an online price guide at PriceMyItem.com. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut please add the CT state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes, tariffs or customs that might apply.