21 October 2015
A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND CUT-CRYSTAL SEVEN-LIGHT CANDELABRA
BY CRISTALLERIES DE BACCARAT, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
Each modeled as a quiver issuing acanthus-sheathed candle branches suspending prisms, held aloft by three winged putti, on a shaped base with toupie feet, the drip-pans stamped BACCARAT
22 1/2 in. (57 cm.) high
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A pair of ormolu and silvered-bronze candelabra of this form was sold at Christie's, New York, 18-19 April 2012, lot 576 ($22,500).
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