French Baroque 17th Century Monumental Door Knocker Sold A354

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Mounted on a wooden plaque (11" x 15"), small tag in back with this address: 65, rue des Saints-Peres, giving its provenance. The building this door-knocker comes from is still standing and is now a rather famous commercial hotel. It was built and lived in by Louis XIV’s architect Daniel Gittard . Its beautiful classical front by ...