5 June 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
A PAIR OF ENGLISH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND MARBLE CANDLESTICKS
Each with a young blackamoor figure holding aloft a scrolled fluted cornucopia, above a stepped white and bleu turquin marble square base, fitted for electricity and previously drilled, the holes now filled, with brown shades
18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) and 18¾ in. (47.5 cm.) high, respectively; 4½ in. (11 cm.) square, the bases (2)
Bought from Peter Petrou, London, 1997.
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