• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7784

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 792

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE TWO-BRANCH CANDELABRA

    IN THE MANNER OF CLODION, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE TWO-BRANCH CANDELABRA
    IN THE MANNER OF CLODION, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    Each with a winged putto holding aloft flaming torches, resting on a cylindrical beaded plinth, with square base, the drip-pans later, drilled for electricity, pinecone boss to one torch lacking
    16½ in. (42 cm.) high; 5 in. (13 cm.) square, the base (2)


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