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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 306

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU SIX-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU SIX-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
    19TH CENTURY
    Of large size, each backplate in the form of a pair of mermaids seated on a neoclassical tablet above a foliate-wrapped oval medallion hung with floral garlands, issuing four twinned candlebranches in the form of flower stalks and issuing futher scrolling floral sprays and two further leafy candlebranches, one with old discolored heated repairs
    52½ in. (133.5 cm.) high, 24 in. (61 cm.) wide (2)


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