Lot 6 (Garden and Natural History Live Auction, 24th March 2020)
Sold for £4,500
Garden statues: A pair of Georgian carved sandstone reclining lions
2nd half 18th century
80cm high by 110cm long
Nicely weathered with moss and lichen. Left hand lion with detached front section including paws. See video on website for further details. End of both right hand paws with some chipping. Other small chips and weathering on surface of stone but no other major losses or damages and in nice antique condition. Please note we can send you a quote for restoration of the end section of the left hand lion if required and then have it restored on site here prior to delivery.
Please note this pair of lions were included in the sale contents of Hanham Court belonging to Julian and Isabel Bannerman sold at Christie's South Kensington 14th April 2010, lot 139 for £5500 hammer price