A pair of Arts and Crafts wrought iron and brass a


  • the pair
  • £2,650.00
  • €3,094 Euro
  • $3,624 US Dollar

United Kingdom

DC Member since 2019
Contact dealer Delivery quote Similar item? Stock request

  • Description
  • Location
  • About dealer

A pair of Arts and Crafts wrought iron and brass a

A pair of Arts and Crafts wrought iron and brass andirons/ fireside dogs of strong ornate form with two circular pierced panels modelled with scrolling leaves and flower heads raised on shaped iron bases  painted black, circa 1900, 65cm x 35cm x 20cm.Provenance: This design is attributed to Ernest Gimson (1864-1919) and the maker Alfred Bucknell. Gimson first started designing andirons in this style after seeing a C17th pair in Haddon Hall in Derbyshire - Provenance the fireplace Hurtwood House, Hurtwood Chase, Abinger Hammer.


  • H: 65cm (25.59in)
  • W: 35cm (13.78in)
  • D: 20cm (7.87in)


circa 1900

Contact Us


Telephone: +44 (0)207 3592019



85-87 Southgate Road
N1 3JS
United Kingdom


The Antique Trader was established in the 1970s in North London's Camden Passage antique centre. The partners, Brian Thompson and Derek Rothera, at that time specialised in early English oak furniture.

By the 1980s they were dealing in Georgian and Biedermeier periods which were more popular at that time. However, the partner's real interest lay in the Arts & Crafts movement which drew much of it's inspiration from the craftsman of the early English country furniture makers.

In the mid 1980s they began infiltrating Morris, Liberty and Cotswold School pieces into their stock and by the 1990s, the shop was entirely dedicated to the Arts & Crafts movement, designers and makers.

In 1996 the business was relocated to it's current premises which were built at the turn of the 19th Century as a hat making factory. Derek and Brian established the name of The Antique Trader at The Millinery Works, 87 Southgate Road, London N! 3JS.

SOCIAL MEDIA:  Twitter, Facebook

We use cookies to help make this website better. Find out more about cookies.