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    Sale 7745

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 38

    A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA

    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA
    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each with a classically-dressed winged maiden holding aloft four foliate-cast scrolled branches with tooled circular drip-pans and nozzles, each figure resting on a foliate-wrapped sphere, above a floral-decorated cylindrical plinth and stepped square base, two branches with restored breaks
    22½ in. (57 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLEMAN (LOTS 37 AND 38)