Regency 2-Lt Argand

Circa 1830
Attributed to Messenger & Son

This exceptional two-light argand in patinated and gilt-lacquered finishes is topped with an urn shaped font adorned with grape clusters and leaves and is raised over a classically draped winged maiden above a shaped plinth which is adorned with swags of grape leaves centering grape clusters.

Reference: Gowitt, Gerald T. 19th Century Elegant Lighting Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 2002. Page 75.

Bronze, brass, and glass
Height: 37”

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