Dimensions:W: 24cm (9.4")H: 10cm (3.9")D: 9cm (3.5")
A wonderful pair of original antique hanging putti or cherubs. A beautiful pair, cast in spelter with some lovely detail & a wonderful age related patination & colour. This pair of cherubs were once ceiling lights & now make fantastic decorative items which display beautifully just as they are.
Putti & cherubs can be found in both religious & secular artwork spanning the last 600 years & experienced a major revival during the late Victorian period.
French, early 20th century.
Wear commensurate with age, good untouched condition showing pleasing signs of age. As lamps they had wires running in through their backs & out of thier hands & have small holes here & on the bottom of their feet.
UK courier service available at £10 tracked & signed for 24 hour delivery.