London, South Kensington
7 July 2000
A set of eight French gilt brass lanterns, mid 20th century
In the Louis XVI style, the ovoid frames with pierced circlets of berried laurel above stiff-leaf wrapped pineapple terminals below the open leaf-wrapped scrolling coronas (some glass panels lacking and some with damages)
28in. (71cm.) high (8)
Sir Harold Wernher, 3rd Bt., G.C.V.O. (1893-1973), Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire, in the Chelsea Room, and by descent.
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