4 June 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 375
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 900
Swedish School (c.1780)
Design for a neo-classical chandelier
indistinctly signed (lower left) and indistinctly inscribed (upper left)
pen and black ink and grey wash heightened with gold
13 x 6¾ in. (33 x 17.2 cm.)
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This design relates to Swedish chandeliers made by the workshop of Carl Henric Brolin. A similar chandelier was sold Christie's South Kensington, The Hermitage Antiques Collection, 4 April 2006, lot 492.
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