473. Antique Pair English Ormolu Gilt Bronze Candlesticks Storks Cranes attrib. Abbott


Stunning Pair of English Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Single Light Candlesticks  of good size proportions modelled as a Pair of Storks, firmly attributed to ABBOTT. Circa 1840-60. 

Each exquisitely modelled as standing Storks or Cranes perched on a gilt naturalistic rocky outcrop ormolu base. The naturalistically cast oval form ormolu nozzles and drip pans above leaf cast base held aloft by each bird's head.   

Height: (entire) 15.5” (38.5cm). Width: (at base) 6" (15.25m). Depth: (at base) 5.5” (14cm). 

Condition: Superb condition with no imperfections, professionally re-gold plated and bronze patinated. Firm fitting drip pans are a matched pair, are almost identical. 


Shipped to Banstead, Surrey, England. 

 

Thomas Abbott was a well-recognized Designer, Bronzier and Lamp Maker from Birmingham, England, active between 1830 and 1860.