6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 11,250
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN-MOUNTED TOLE PEINTE CHAMBER CANDLESTICKS
MID-18TH CENTURY, THE DRIP-PANS REPLACED
Each modelled as flowering leafy stems supporting a foliate-cast candle-sconce, and with figures of a gallant and his companion, on a pierced and scrolled foliate base
Each 6½ in. (17 cm.) high; 5 in. (13 cm.) wide; 5 in. (13 cm.) deep (2)
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Acquired from Michel Meyer, Paris.
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