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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 242

    A NAPOLEON III LACQUERED BRASS BILLIARD LIGHT

    CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    A NAPOLEON III LACQUERED BRASS BILLIARD LIGHT
    CIRCA 1860
    The part-spirally turned foliate-clasped baluster shaft with sphere terminal issuing two long branches with dragon masks and two short scrolling foliate branches, all with oil reservoirs, adapted for electricity, later globular glass shades and chimneys
    43 in. (109 cm.) high; 59 in. (150 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Purchased from André Higgins, Paris.