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    Sale 12039

    Interiors

    17 August 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 163

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ENAMEL AND ORMOLU TABLE OIL LAMPS

    BY FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ENAMEL AND ORMOLU TABLE OIL LAMPS
    BY FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE, CIRCA 1880
    The bodies with foliate decoration with gilt shields and hearts, signed 'F. BARBEDIENNE' with Bacchus mask side handles
    16 ½ in. (42 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MIDDLE EASTERN COLLECTION (LOTS 163 to 173)