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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    A LATE VICTORIAN GILT-BRONZE STANDARD LAMP

    CIRCA 1900, IN THE ADAM MANNER

    Price Realised  

    A LATE VICTORIAN GILT-BRONZE STANDARD LAMP
    CIRCA 1900, IN THE ADAM MANNER
    The frosted glass shade with ram's head mounts above term monopodiae with hoof feet
    54½ in. (138.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Almost certainly supplied to Thomas Taylour, 3rd Marquess of Headfort (d.1894), for the staircase in the Main Hall, Headfort House, co Meath, Ireland.
    Thence by descent at Headfort.
    Christie's, London, 14 November 1996, lot 44.