Louis XVI grate of ormolu and steel with classical and musical motifs; the columns of bronze and ormolu, each supporting a bronze figure; one of Apollo, the other of the Musee Euterpe.

Grate: 109.5 cm x 84.5cm x 48.5 cm. Columns: h.105 cm.

Provenance

Commissioned by Linnell for Uxbridge House but rejected and sold to Courtenay for the music room at Powderham. Christie's 1987.




Exhibitions at V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)

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