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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 105

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF LOUIS-JOSEPH BOUTY, PARIS, 1788

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF LOUIS-JOSEPH BOUTY, PARIS, 1788
    Each on domed circular base part fluted and engraved with flowers within a milled band, the fluted tapering stems with spool shaped socket with detachable nozzle, marked underneath, inside socket and on nozzle, the foot further marked with the décharge of Jean-François Kalendrin
    10½ in. (26.6 cm.) high
    47 oz. (1,458 gr.) (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-106)