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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 135

    A GEORGE IV GILT-BRASS FOUR-LIGHT COLZA LAMP

    CIRCA 1825

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV GILT-BRASS FOUR-LIGHT COLZA LAMP
    CIRCA 1825
    Decorated overall with Bacchanalian masks and fruiting vines, with acanthus crested ceiling rose
    17 in. (43 cm.) high; 16½ in. (42 cm.) wide


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    Similar 'Roman' hanging lamps, with acanthus-enrichments in the early 19th century Louis Quatorze fashion were supplied to Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (d. 1852) for The Gallery, Stratfield Saye, Hampshire.

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