Description & Technical information

A pair of mid 18th century Chippendale period carved giltwood girandoles, each having 18th century replaced mirror plates within a waisted giltwood frame with shaped canopy carved with waterfall acanthus leaf decoration and trailing flowers to the sides, having later twin scroll candle arms with ornate leaf brass nozzles and drip pans issued from the centre and a pendent apron with acanthus clasp below.

Date:  1765
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Giltwood
Dimensions: 109.5 x 47.5 x 20 cm (43¹/₈ x 18³/₄ x 7⁷/₈ inches)
Provenance: Private collection, England.
Categories: Furniture