27 - 29 April 2010,
Price realised EUR 2,375
Estimate EUR 1,000 - EUR 1,500
A BRONZE WALL LIGHT
NETHERLANDISH, 15TH CENTURY STYLE
The S-shaped arm with Gothic pierced tracery, turned drip-pan and wrought-iron pricket
36 cm. high x 29 cm. deep
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A virtual comparable wall light is illustrated in Onno ter Kuile, Koper & Brons, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 1986, p. 154, no. 206 and in Veronika Baur, Kerzenleuchter aus Metall, 1977, p. 59, ill. no. 46.
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