• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 423

    A BRONZE WALL LIGHT

    NETHERLANDISH, 15TH CENTURY STYLE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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