Diederich Nicolaus Anderson
1757 - 1761
ormolu & marble
900 x 340 mm
Place of origin
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Kedleston Hall, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
A George III ormulu perfume-burner and lid probably made by D.N. Anderson to a design by James Athenian Stuart, in the form of a tripod candelabrum (or altar) chased with foliage and fluting, the supports chased with female heads and resting on claw feet. The whole on a marble base.
Curzon Collection acquired by gift as part of the transfer of Kedleston Hall to The National Trust in 1986.
Makers and roles
Diederich Nicolaus Anderson James Athenian Stuart (London 1713 - London 1788), designer