£250,000 plus VAT
£8,250 per pair
£6,500 the pair
£6,000 the lot,
the top rail in round bar, the run comprising 19 panels and a gate,
c.1870, from the parish church of St. Peter and St. Paul in Dagenham.
possibly Italian, signed FASOLI GUISEPPE 1.9.05.
These highly decorative internal gate and panels consist of three sections, the central hinged gate surmounted with applied leaf and scroll details above main panel centered by flower motif issuing a highly elaborate scroll of leaf and flower details, an applied HoHo bird to left hand corner above stylized Greek key, further scrolls and naturalist motifs above more stylized Greek key. The central panel is flanked by two panels one surmounted with a bird above large spider, stylized griffin and scrolls, the other centred by a bird in flight and scrolls. Decoration to front side only.
the arched panel ornamented with pierced scrollwork,
the bowed railing comprising intricately wrought repeating central panels, the upper panels with open twists, the lower with pierced decoration,
each panel with dense scroll-work and crescent finials with an ogee arch,