Andiron

French
18th or 19th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 17" x 17 1/4"

Accession Number

65.2252

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

One of a pair of gilt-bronze andirons (mate to 65.2253), each with a triton seated on scroll bases, left and right arms raised and blowing shell horns.

Provenance

Rosenbert and Stiebel, New York (dealers); September 22, 1959, sold to Forsyth Wickes, Newport, RI.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection