Description & Technical information

A pair of early 18th century gesso girandoles, each having double arched bevelled mirror plates within a conforming moulded gesso frame with a single glass candle arm in a brass socket below.

Note: One girandole and the glass arms are of a later date.

Date:  1710
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Gilt-Gesso
Dimensions: 68.5 x 44.5 x 22 cm (27 x 17¹/₂ x 8⁵/₈ inches)
Provenance: Stair & Co., New York.
Private collection, New York.
Categories: Furniture