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    Sale 7614

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 34

    A FRENCH NEO-EGYPTIAN ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE TWENTY-FOUR-LIGHT CHANDELIER

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH NEO-EGYPTIAN ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE TWENTY-FOUR-LIGHT CHANDELIER
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The circular boss mounted with four chain-bearing griffon-masks suspending a circular frame centred by a white porcelain shade flanked to each side by a seated Sphinx-cherub issuing an out-scrolled ten-branch candelabra, the front and back with a female mask issuing four branches, above a bell-loop frame supporting a central amphora vase flanked by climbing lizards
    47 in. (120 cm.) high; 59 in. (150 cm.) diameter


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