This is beautiful and elegant pair of Early 19th Century andirons made of bronze. In Baroque style, this elegant and luxurious piece has three elegant paw shaped legs and is carved with delicate foliage motifs and organic shapes. The andirons resemble a couple of Pinnacles, which are an architectural ornament and structual element forming the cap of buttresses, turets and later on the parapets of towers to contain the stress of vault structures.
Andirons or fire dogs are a bracket support, normally found in pairs, on which logs are laid for burning in an open fireplace, so that air may circulate under the firewood, allowing better burning and less smoke. They generally consist of a tall vertical element at the front, with at least two legs. This stops the logs from rolling out into the room, they are highly decorative and were commonly used as an ornamental piece.
Specifications of Piece
|Medium:||Gold Plated Bronze|
|Size of art work:||26 inches high x 5 inches wide|
|Date of creation:||Ca.1830|
|Overall condition:||Extremely fine|
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