• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 36

    A SET OF SIX RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT, ORMOLU AND MALACHITE TWO-BRANCH CANDELABRA

    PROBABLY FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF SIX RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT, ORMOLU AND MALACHITE TWO-BRANCH CANDELABRA
    PROBABLY FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    Each with acanthus-wrapped nozzles and similarly cast baluster stem above a square spreading base, variously stamped, marked T and interlaced L's, the branches with apparently spurious marks for H. Auguste, minor losses and repairs to the malachite stems
    16¼ in. (41 cm. high) (6)


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    These candelabra, reputedly from Russia, were originally part of a set of twelve, acquired for the Palau March, Mallorca in the 1960s; the six matching candelabra being contrastingly veneered in lapis lazuli.

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