Price range: £50,000-£100,000     REF No. 449760

A PAIR OF GEORGE III GILTWOOD TORCHÉRES

A fine pair of late 18th century Adam period carved giltwood torchéres, each with a circular top with leaf-carved edge, above a tapering baluster stem decorated with acanthus leaves, above a fluted shaft with a gadrooned rim, on a spreading acanthus tripod base with cabriole legs headed by rams' heads with rosettes interspersed between, terminating in scroll feet.

English, circa 1780

Height: 4 ft 10 ¾ in; 149 cm
Diameter of the tops: 1 ft ½ in; 32 cm


Provenance:
Gallerie Ramsay, Paris;
Private Collection, France.