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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 353

    A PAIR OF FRENCH PORCELAIN-MOUNTED GILT-BRASS CANDLESTICKS

    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH PORCELAIN-MOUNTED GILT-BRASS CANDLESTICKS
    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each in the form of a trellised niche-shaped arbour set with flowering branches containing a shepherd, a shepherdess, the reverse with a leaf-capped carrying ring, surmounted by a drip-pan and fluted urn-shaped nozzle, on a canted rectangular base with laurel swag-draped front, on toupie feet
    6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) high (2)


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