E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1342990 (stock #567ai)
E & M Perez
Of large size, 15 1/4" length, 7 3/8" high, and 7" deep, and quite heavy (10 pounds, 8 ounces), this dramatic inkstand features two winged dragons surrounding a central font with lions paws feet and grotesque faces on the the front and back of the font. Executed in the Renaissance Revival style, the stand is very well cast, with good detail in high relief and incised into the surface. Unsigned, it dates to the mid 19th century and is likely French, or Continental in origin...