19th-Century Grand Tour Bronze Jardiniere on Concave Rouge Griotte Marble
Faringdon, United Kingdom
A superb grand tour 19th-century grand tour bronze tiered tripod-stand supporting a highly decorated jardiniere raised by three cranes. Each of the three tripod legs is fitted with a stag to the top, stop-reeded and hoofed to the base with a sprig of acanthus supported by a base of three broken-scroll clawed legs centred with a fluted vase above a concave moulded Rouge Griotte Marble plinth. Attributed to the Chiurazzi Foundry, Naples Fonderia Chiurazzi, established in 1870 and was one of the...