Have you got an antiques.co.uk seller account?

Login forgotten password
search now

    gilt bronze and sienna marble gothic revival inkwell


    Oval gilt bronze inkwell in neo-Gothic style, decorated with cathedral arcades and rosettes, with two ink buckets with their lids, one central sand bucket decorated with openwork branches and four pen holder. The inkwell rests on a rectangular Sienna marble base.

     

    In the early nineteenth century, the Romantic mouvement promoted the Middle Ages vocabulary. The Genius of Christianity of Chateaubriand (1802), Cathedral Antiquitues by J. Britten or Notre-Dame de Paris, the famous novel of Victor Hugo published in 1831, as the influence of Gothic Revival accentuate this process. Thus, from the reign of Charles X, the medieval style spread throughout France and is reflected in painting as in the decoration and the shape of numerous decorative objects adorned with arcades, portals, buttresses, clover other neo-Gothic patterns.

    Circa :1820
    Dim: W: 7,9 in - D: 3in - H: 4,1in.
    Dim: L:20cm, P:7,5cm, H:10,5cm.

    Price: SOLD

    Here on antiques co uk we love antiques and specialise in selling antiques. Even though this item was for sale and is now sold or otherwise now unavailable we have many more items for sale including vintage antiques, silver, tables, watches, jewellery and much more for your interiors and home.

    Search all the antiques currently for sale on www.antiques co uk. Or why not consider selling your antiques and making sales more easily with us!

    atena

    To enquire about this antique simply fill in the form below and we'll send your enquiry on to atena

    ATENA has 252 antiques for sale.
    click here to see them all

    Subscribe to our Newsletter!

    Keep up to date with all the happenings in the antiques world, delivered straight into your inbox with our regular newsletter!

    We won't sell or use your email address for anything except sending you our newsletter. For more information on our privacy policy, please click here.