GRANITE RILL with GATHERING PAN
Hadspen House, Somerset. England Sold
L 112cm (44") W 40cm (16") diameter of pan H 14cm (5,5")
An extraordinary, hand carved rill with circular pan to capture a spring's water. Provenance from the Hobhouse family and Hadspen House (family home of legendary garden designer and writer Penelope Hobhouse, now re-developed as The Newt in Somerset hotel and estate). The masterful quality and form of carving in West Country granite is exceptional and will form a water feature of sublime elegance and style.
Stock No. 1985