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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 150

    A PAIR OF LARGE FRENCH PATINATED-BRONZE TORCHÈRES

    POSSIBLY CAST BY BARBEDIENNE FROM THE MODEL BY ALBERT-ERNEST CARRIER-BELLEUSE (1824-1887), LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF LARGE FRENCH PATINATED-BRONZE TORCHÈRES
    POSSIBLY CAST BY BARBEDIENNE FROM THE MODEL BY ALBERT-ERNEST CARRIER-BELLEUSE (1824-1887), LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Each modeled as a classically-draped maiden holding aloft a torch-form fitment with fronted glass shade, apparently unsigned, electrified
    43 in. (109 cm.) high, excluding fitment


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