• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 467

    A FRENCH ORMOLU CENTREPIECE

    20TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY INCORPORATING SOME 19TH CENTURY ELEMENTS

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU CENTREPIECE
    20TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY INCORPORATING SOME 19TH CENTURY ELEMENTS
    the pierced foliated basket issuing eight candle branches held to each side by Nike figures each standing on a foliate sphere above a square soccle joinded at the base by a foliate cast shaped stretcher; the plinth inscribed to one side THOMIRE A PARIS
    74 cm. high


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