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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 515

    A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN BURR WALNUT AND MARQUETRY TORCHERES

    18TH CENTURY THE TOPS RE-VENEERED

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN BURR WALNUT AND MARQUETRY TORCHERES
    18TH CENTURY THE TOPS RE-VENEERED
    Each with a hexagonal later veneered top and imbricated faceted shaft, inscribed to the underside of each top and crossed out '1943 1596a/b, FOGG MUSEUM'
    36½ in. (93 cm.) high; 11 in. (28 cm.) diamater (2)


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    Provenance

    Probably with The Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University.