Pair of wall lights

Ref: 0066
  • Designer

    William White (1825-1900)

  • Detail

    Wrought iron (or bronze?), with painted decoration

    56 x 35 cm

    English, circa 1870

  • Provenance

    Clement Francis, Quy Hall, Cambridgeshire; and thence by descent until sold in 2000

  • Notes

    These wall lights were originally attached to a massive overmantel mirror frame.

    A pair of candlesticks designed in around 1864 by White for John Garrett of Bishop’s Court, Devon, is in the collection of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (M. 3A & B – 1994). ¬†These were first thought to have been made of wrought iron, but are now described as bronze.

  • Collection

    Private collection