• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7784

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 871

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU, ROCK CRYSTAL AND CUT-CRYSTAL SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU, ROCK CRYSTAL AND CUT-CRYSTAL SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Each with a ribbon-tied spray of branches hung with flowerheads and pendants, issuing scrolled branches with petal-shaped drip-pans and nozzles, above a circular spreading socle and a shaped foliate-cast base centred by shells, losses and replacements to the crystal elements
    25¼ in. (64 cm.) high; 17 in. (43 cm.) diameter, overall (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 867-873)