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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 358

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU TWIN-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

    OF LOUIS XV STYLE, ATER THE MODEL BY JACQUES CAFFIERRI, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU TWIN-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
    OF LOUIS XV STYLE, ATER THE MODEL BY JACQUES CAFFIERRI, 19TH CENTURY
    Each with foliate cast sockets and drip-pans, on entwining branches with conforming backplate
    62 cm. high (2)


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    An applique of the same model is illustrated in H. Ottomeyer and P. Proeschel, Vergoldete Bronzen, die Bronzearbeiten des Spätbarock und Klassizismus, Muenchen 1986, p. 140, ill. 2.11.9.

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