4 December 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 13,750
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A BALTIC ORMOLU AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED TOLE PEINTE LAMPE BOUILLOTTE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
The shaped rectangular anthemion-cast and gadrooned dished base, headed by a foliate-cast and serpent-entwined rack with four tooled nozzles, surmounted by a rectangular parcel-gilt, green and brown-painted rectangular shade centred to each side by panels with cupids, with pinecone finial and arrow-shaped adjusting keys, the base inscribed 'Flatow & Priemer/Berlin'
25½ in. (65 cm.) high; 14¼ in. (36 cm.) wide; 9 in. (23 cm.) deep
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