A RUSSIAN ORMOLU AND ARAGONITE TRIPOD GUERIDON WITH SHEEPS HEADS
Russia, St. Petersburg
72 x 62 x 2 cm (28 ³/₈ x 24 ³/₈ x 0 ³/₄ inches)
Made by the Russian Imperial Workshop named the “Bronzespedition”, by italian craftsmen and most probably designed by Vicenzo Brenna (Florence 1745 – 1820 Saint Petersburg)
AN IMPORTANT SET OF FOUR OR TWO PAIRS OF NORTH-ITALIAN ROYAL RESTAURATION STOOLS, carved by Giovan Battista Parodi gilded by Agostino Laviosa, Genoa,1821.