A pair of richly carved, gessoed and painted columns featuring gilded drapery swags and a series of angel's faces. Each column contains a medallion- one depicting the sun and the other, the moon. Both are capped with a Corinthian inspired capital with curling foliage. The fluted, gilded lower quarters of each, date to the 19th century.
99.5in. Height x 15in. Diameter
Wood, gesso, paint, 22k gold gilding
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