21 - 22 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,000
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A NAPOLEON III LACQUERED BRASS BILLIARD LIGHT
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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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Purchased from André Higgins, Paris.
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