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    Sale 12034

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 263

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURAL THREE-LIGHT CANDLESTICKS

    CIRCA 1755, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURAL THREE-LIGHT CANDLESTICKS
    CIRCA 1755, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS
    Each with a seated classical lady holding a flower in each hand, before a central rocaille support surmounted by a candle sconce entwined with flowering branches supporting two further candle sconces, on four-footed scroll-moulded bases
    14 1/8 in. (36.2 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    A COLLECTION FROM AN HOTEL PARTICULIER ON THE AVENUE MONTAIGNE, LOTS 263 - 275