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Double-Arm Argand
Category: Decorative
SubType: Lighting
Origin: England-UK
Era: 19th Century
Height: 24 1/4 inches inches
A Double-Arm Argand.

Bearing the retailer's label B. Gardner/N.York, this wonderful argand lamp was made by one of the prominent English firms. The lamp has a fine patinated and gilt lacquer finish. The urn shaped font is adorned with floral swags and foliate ornaments. The base is in the form of a swan resting among cattails.

Literature: Wendy A. Cooper, Classical Taste in America, 1800-1840, Abbeville Press Publishers, Page 148, Figure 105.

England, circa 1825.

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