A pair of Hepplewhite period giltwood girandoles - Millington Adams

A pair of Hepplewhite period giltwood girandoles

Stock Code: 2300 - SOLD

Description: A superb pair of George III Hepplewhite period, carved giltwood girandoles. The central oval original mercury silvered mirror plates, with a beaded and gadrooned border, flanked by trailing swags of flowers conjoining the top and bottom of the mirror. The surmounting carved urn finial with emanating bell flowers, to the lower delicate and intricately carved, scroll and leaf base. Each girandole with a pair of twisted, carved leaf mounted candle arms, with apparently the original drips and candle holders.

The mirrors appear to retain their original water gilded finish and are in superb condition throughout.

Condition: Excellent. Possible minor old restorations, although the girandoles appear to be in fine original condition throughout.

Country of Origin: England

Origin/Age: English, George III, circa 1775.

Provenance: Private collection West Sussex.

Dimensions: Height 31.00 inches (78.74cm) Width 15.00 inches (38.10cm)

Price: £15,900