Set of six pedestals by Robert Adam

Set of six square pedestals painted white with relief ornament gilded: acanthus and vitruvian scrollwork, rosettes, festooned husks, interlaced berried laurel.

Details

Medium:
Painted pinewood with gilt decoration
Dimensions:
147 cm
Art Fund grant:
£31 ( Total: £31)
Acquired in:
1934
Vendor:
Christie's

Probably made by Samuel Norman. Four of the pedestals are on loan to the Iveagh bequest, Kenwood House.

Provenance

Sir L Dundas, Marquess Zetland

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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