• Important Early European Furni auction at Christies

    Sale 7764

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture & Tapestries

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 369

    A SET OF THREE EMPIRE ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE CANDLESTICKS

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY RUSSIAN

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF THREE EMPIRE ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE CANDLESTICKS
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY RUSSIAN
    Each with a vase-shaped nozzle above a square tapering Egyptian herm shaft decorated with flaming torches and winged reeds, above a square stepped base set with stars and a spreading foot decorated with relief-cast panels of griffins, minor constructional differences
    13 in. (33 cm.) high (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 300-385)