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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 32

    A RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND PATINATED-BRONZE TWELVE-LIGHT CHANDELIER

    CIRCA 1820-30

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND PATINATED-BRONZE TWELVE-LIGHT CHANDELIER
    CIRCA 1820-30
    Suspended with chains from an anthemion-cast corona, the dished and leaf-wrapped tazza with a waisted lid and pine-cone boss issuing branches cast as eagle's heads, supporting a flame-cast nozzle, lacking finial, drilled for electricity
    30 in. (76 cm.) high; 21½ in. (55 cm.) diameter


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (Lots 32-34)