Pair of Argand Lamps

Circa 1825
Messenger & Sons for Baldwin Gardiner New York

This fine pair of argand lamps in two-tone gilt-lacquered finish is of impressive size. The tag on the burner tube reads: MESSENGER & SONS/LONDON & BIRMINGHAM/MANUFACTURED FOR/JONES, LOWS, & BALL, BOSTON

Reference: Feld, Stuart P., et al. Neo-Classicism in America: Inspiration and Innovation, 1810-1840New York: Hirschl & Adler Galleries, 1991. P. 124.

Bronze, brass, and glass
Height: 20½”

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