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    Sale 7745

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 7

    AN ITALIAN ORMOLU FOUR-LIGHT HALL LANTERN

    OF NEOCLASSICAL STYLE, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN ORMOLU FOUR-LIGHT HALL LANTERN
    OF NEOCLASSICAL STYLE, 20TH CENTURY
    The fluted central shaft issuing leaf-wrapped scrolled branches, the cylindrical glazed lantern hung with ribbon-tied beaded tassels and headed by stylised flowerheads, with a hinged door, on pinecone feet, fitted for electricity
    49¾ in. (126.5 cm.) high, overall; 23¼ in. (59 cm.) diameter


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A ROMAN FAMILY
    (LOTS 1-13)