2 brass Victorian candlesticks
Sorry, sold out - check out similar items in this category.
Condition: some surface wear, dented
Size: 9 cm L, 24 cm H.
The long Victorian period (1838-1901) spanned over an immensely prolific time in the history of art and design. It covers such great fashions as Gothic Revival, the Pre-Raphaelites, Aesthetic Movement, Expressionism, Arts and Crafts and Art Nouveau. That was quite unlike any other period.
Facts of Lavish Fact bits — in old times mirrors were used to magnify and spread candle light in the room. Book readers would use small polished brass panels to reflect light like a torch.