Italian Carved Wood Sconces
hand-crafted Italian sconces finished in real gold leaf
Nothing will dress up your wall better than
carved wood sconces finished in real gold leaf. All our sconces are reproductions of
historical designs. These gold sconces are a sophisticated addition to any room. Carved wood wall sconces selected for this page
are hand-made in Firenze (Italy).
All sconces are made following the antique artisans traditions. Wall sconces are carefully carved in wood before being finished
by hand using real gold leaf of the finest quality. The timeless designs of these sconces expressed though classical silhouettes,
meticulously carved details, graceful motion of the scrolled arms and luxurious gold leaf finish.
The love of a gold has remained a constant throughout history. High style design of the sconces reflects the romantic past. Elegant
forms and great sconce's details combined with traditional materials and finishes are skillfully blended to create these expressive
sconces, which are suited to either a formal or informal interior decor. The tendency towards classical designs that stood the test
of time today are becoming increasingly evident. At the same time there is considerable appreciation for the hand crafted look. All
of our gold-leaf sconce embrace the old traditions of fine craftsmanship, and respect the tenants of good design.
The favorite wall sconce design motifs throughout history, often appeared in classical antiquity, now revived and reproduced to
their importance. Our sconces express a sense of history and each
wall sconce has a unique character on their own. The success of
historical designs of the sconces lies in the master carvers ability to beautifully integrate the components of the sconce and achieve
pleasing proportions and visual delight. An exquisite representation of organic motifs, traditional swags, flowers and bows are
distinguishes styles of our sconce collection. Italian sconces decorated with a myriad of objects like scalloped shells, Greek key,
graceful bows, tassels and rosettes.
Sconces are hand-crafted in several different styles - French neoclassic, Adam, 18th century English, and Tuscan. The burst of
creative energy of these historical periods is amply captured in visually exciting carved wood sconces. Classical ornamentation of
the sconces is based on nature inspired motifs such as thick, prickly, scalloped leaves. Carved wood sconces have-hand applied authentic
finishes. Four sconces introduced on this page have elegantly pleated half round fabric shades with trim coordinated to the sconce
finish. The variety of styles, sizes and finishes makes it easy to find a perfect sconce for any decorating scheme.