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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN TWIN-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

    MID-18TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN TWIN-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    Each decorated with various flowers and buds, including carnations of various colours, the arched shaped trellis-work canopy with a maiden playing the lute on one and a harlequin playing the bagpipes on the other, the scrolling branches with shaped rockwork drip-pans and bulbous nozzles, with later bob©eches, above a tapering conforming foliate-cast boss, the drip-pans later, minor losses to the porcelain
    19 in. (48 cm.) high; 16 in. (48.5 cm.) wide; 7½ in. (19 cm.) deep (2)


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