Hand carved motifs

By | September 15th, 2010|all, Hand-carved Wood|

hand carved motifs From earliest civilizations hand carved motifs have been prevalent in the decorative arts and have been inspired by sources as diverse as plant forms (acanthus), human and animal figures (cherubs) and geometrical patterns (Greek Key). Pictured is a French Neoclassical side chair shown in a natural solid wood but could be painted, waxed or gilded for the finish. This handcrafted side chair features hand carved twisted fluting legs.