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    Sale 7466

    Le Goût Steinitz, III

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 332

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN GILTWOOD TORCHERES

    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN GILTWOOD TORCHERES
    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each with circular moulded platform with foliate edge above a circular shaft carved with upswept lotus leaves surmounted by a outscrolling foliate capital, and on conforming foliate waisted base, above a tripartite panelled base, each side centered with a fruited garland above a mask and issuing from winged putti's heads, on naturalistic paw feet headed by scrolling acanthus, and on a thin plinth
    42½ in. (107.5 cm.) high; 10 in. (25.5 cm.) diam. of tops; 10¼ in. (26 cm.) wide at base (2)


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