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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 288

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III GILTWOOD GIRANDOLES

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III GILTWOOD GIRANDOLES
    CIRCA 1760
    Each with a cartouche-shaped divided plate adorned with ribbon-tied husk swags, set within an oak leaf-wrapped surround carved with sunflowers and headed by a flaming urn, the foliate-wrapped apron centred by a ram's mask issuing scrolled branches with later brass drip-pans and gadrooned nozzles, drip-pans drilled for electricity, minor losses to carving
    33½ x 19½ in. (85 x 49.5 cm.) (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN