Two sconces from a set of six, one depicting Diana and Actaeon, the other Prometheus bound.
The Dunham Massey Sconces by Peter Archambo I, 1730
© Dunham Massey
- 41 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £25,000 ( Total: £300,000)
- Acquired in:
- Private vendor
Commissioned by Lord Warrington for the Great Bedchamber at Dunham Massey. Archambo was an eminent Huguenot goldsmith.
Formerly in the collection of George Booth, 2nd Earl of Warrington (1675-1758); now at Sotheby's.
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