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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
In the form of a long-tailed parrot its wings spread, seated on a scrolled acanthus branch terminating in a flowerhead drip-pan surmounted by a vasiform bobèche with rosette-and-chain-decorated belly and leaf-tip-decorated lip, the upper lobate drip pan with scrolled edge and rocaille and bead-and-chain-decoration, the third scrolled arm surmounted by a leaf and reeded rocaille-sheathed bobèche
21½in. (54.5cm.) high, 14in. (35.5cm.) wide (2)

Lot Essay

A pair of identical wall lights sold in these Rooms, 27 September 2000, lot 346, $13,000.
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