• Important Early European Furni auction at Christies

    Sale 7764

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture & Tapestries

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 360

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND VERDE ANTICO MARBLE SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND VERDE ANTICO MARBLE SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA
    19TH CENTURY
    Each modelled with a classically-draped winged maiden holding aloft a leaf-wrapped quiver issuing horn-shaped scrolled branches cast with masks issuing from foliage, on a square pedestal base decorated in relief with a draped maiden at an athenienne incense burner and with laurel wreaths, the plinths with foliate-cast edge, drilled for electricity
    36¼ in. (92 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 300-385)