16 December 1999
A PAIR OF ITALIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT LANTERNS
Each with foliate finial, above a domed and hexagonal glazed compartment, with a door, on a foliate carved shaft with circular base and five claw feet, redecorated, some small losses and alterations to the carving beneath the lantern, fitted for electricity, with printed label to the underside 'Coch 33/106/42'
90 in. (228.5 cm.) high (2)
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A pair of closely related lanterns-on-stand was sold from the Nureyev Collection, in these Rooms, 21 November 1995, lot 1128.
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