25 St. Barnabas st, Pimlico
14 September 2005
A pair of George II statuary marble chimneypiece blockings
Carved in relief with ewers
7 in. (17.8 cm.) high, 6 in. (15 cm.) wide, 3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) deep (2)
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Related wine-ewer tablets accompany a bacchanalian tablet on a 1750s chimneypiece that was formerly at No. 17 Hanover Square (F.Lenygon, Decoration in England from 1640 to 1750, London, 1927, fig 152).
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