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    Sale 1940

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 530

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SÈVRES STYLE 'JEWELLED' COBALT-BLUE GROUND NINE-LIGHT CHANDELIER

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SIGNED F. BOUCHER.

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    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SÈVRES STYLE 'JEWELLED' COBALT-BLUE GROUND NINE-LIGHT CHANDELIER
    Late 19th century, signed F. Boucher.
    Of suspended hemispheric form, the step fluted domed cover with berried bud finial, edged by strands of faux pearls and trimmed with a band of 'jewelled' foliate scrolls, the pierced gallery issuing three candle-arms, each branch with three bobêches, set above a continuous band painted after Boucher with Bacchanalian putti at various pursuits, the lower section with pendant jewels and further flutes
    25 in. (63.5 cm.) wide; 38 in. (96.5 cm.) high, including cobalt-beaded chain and fixture


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