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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 230

    Swedish School (c.1780)

    Design for a neo-classical chandelier

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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