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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 118

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II ORMOLU TWO-LIGHT WALL LIGHTS

    CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II ORMOLU TWO-LIGHT WALL LIGHTS
    CIRCA 1750
    Each with pierced foliate backplate and socket issuing two twisting foliate-wrapped candle-branches with foliate drip-pans and nozzles
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Almost certainly supplied to George, 2nd Earl of Macclesfield (1697-1764) for Shirburn Castle, Oxfordshire and by descent.