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Pair Of Early C19th Regency Period Gilt Bronze Bust Studies Of Sir Walter Scott And Robert Burns On Marble Bases .


£1,150 | $1,557 USD | €1,338 EUR
Item Number: SA810155
Date of manufacture: Regency
Current Status: For sale
Seller: M Lees and Sons
This antique has been viewed 35 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.


Pair of early C19th Regency period gilt bronze bust studies of Sir Walter Scott and Lord Byron on marble bases .
Smart pair of bronze desktop or miniature library busts of the novelists and poets mounted on circular truncated Verde Tinos marble columns , the sides mounted brass rings . The green marble pedestal columns mounted with a circular band of cast ormolu onto shallow square carrara marble plinths . The studies mounted on integral turned socle supports, the reverses of concave profile in the classical sculptural manner.
The bronze studies of the legendary literary duo are depicted ‘all’antica’ wearing classical style robes ,their heads turned sinister and dexter respectively.
In excellent original condition with only minor rubbing to the gilded ormolu surfaces . The marble column base of the Scott study with a minor historic chip to the edge .
H 8”
W 3”
D 3”
England c. 1820
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
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Internal Ref: ML 216


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Regency.


Height = 20 cm (7.9")
Width = 8 cm (3.1")
Depth = 8 cm (3.1")

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M Lees and Sons
Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
United Kingdom

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