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    Sale 12034

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 96

    A PAIR OF WALNUT, EBONY AND IVORY MOUNTED CANDLESTICKS

    IN THE MANNER OF A.W.N. PUGIN, CIRCA 1840

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF WALNUT, EBONY AND IVORY MOUNTED CANDLESTICKS
    IN THE MANNER OF A.W.N. PUGIN, CIRCA 1840
    Each turned domed weighted base supporting a ball knopped banded stem and brass mounted nozzle
    11 ¼ in. (29 cm.) high


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    Although walnut and not brass and without the lion feet, the form relates to a documented design by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin (1812-1852) and manufactured by John Hardman & Company. See A.W.N.Pugin, Master of Gothic Revival, BGC/Yale, 1995. Exhibition catalogue, No.75, page 310.

    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Saleroom Notice

    This Lot is Withdrawn.