15 November 2001,
Price realised GBP 7,050
GBP 7,000 - GBP 10,000
A PAIR OF POLYCHROME CARVED WOOD TORCHERES IN THE FORM OF PUTTI
Italian, 18th Century
Each set on an integrally carved naturalistic base and an associated, giltwood column carved with spiralling grapevine; each with a cast metal pricket and shallow drip-pan.
The polychromy refreshed throughout; traces of silvering visible to the base.
29¼ in. (74.3 cm.) high, the figures
70½ and 71 in. (179 and 180.3 cm.) high, the columns (4)
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