Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of torchères

Designer:
Possibly after a design by Karl Friedrich Schinkel (German, Neuruppin 1781–1841 Berlin)
Manufacturer:
Royal Ironworks, Berlin
Date:
ca. 1820–30
Culture:
German, Berlin
Medium:
Cast iron
Dimensions:
Height (each): 44 in. (111.8 cm); Diam. of rim (each): 5 in. (12.7 cm); Diam. of base (each): 14 in. (35.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts Gifts, 2007
Accession Number:
2007.188.1, .2
Not on view
[ Mallett & Son (Antiques) Ltd. , London, until 2007; sold to MMA]
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