10 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000
A PAIR OF FRENCH PARCEL-GILT CAST-IRON FIGURAL TORCHERES
CAST BY VAL D'OSNE FROM MODELS BY MATHURIN MOREAU, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Stamped BARBEZAT & CIE/ VAL D'OSNE
46 in. (116.8 cm.) high
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Another pair of torchères sold at Christie's, New York, 18 April 2013, lot 214 ($17,500).
The Private Collection of Ringo Starr.
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