The inspiration for the carving on this piece comes from a sixteenth century French Gothic panel. Heavy duty haunched mortise and tenon construction throughout.
H: 72” x W: 144” x 3.75” Thick
Solid rift-cut white oak; steel hinges and cane bolts.
Both sides of these gates are carved with a Byzantine ornament originating from the Hormidas Monastery in Istanbul, Turkey.
H: 72” x W: 168” x 3.75” Thick
Solid rift-cut white oak; hand-forged steel; oil finish.
La Jolla, California