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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 137

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND MARBLE CANDLESTICKS

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND MARBLE CANDLESTICKS
    19TH CENTURY
    Each with a young blackamoor figure holding aloft a scrolled fluted cornucopia, above a stepped white and bleu turquin marble square base, fitted for electricity and previously drilled, the holes now filled, with brown shades
    18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) and 18¾ in. (47.5 cm.) high, respectively; 4½ in. (11 cm.) square, the bases (2)


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    Provenance

    Bought from Peter Petrou, London, 1997.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 130-209)