15 April 2011
A PAIR OF CHARLES X ORMOLU AND PATINATED-BRONZE REGULATEUR TABLE LAMPS
Each with a square stepped plinth and applied maker's label SUIREAU SUC DE RENAUD LAMPISTE BREVETE RUE DE PETITES CHAMPS NO. 27 A PARIS, electrified
39 in. (99 cm.) high including fitment (2)
Acquired from Mallett, London.
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Please note this lot is sold without lamp shades.
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