07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Pair of Victorian Classical Revival Gilt-metal and Marble Candelabra

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Victorian Classical Revival Gilt-metal and Marble Candelabra, second half 19th century, each with infant bacchante holding aloft an elaborately molded foliate decorated five-light candle branch, with fluted socle and octagonal base, on beaded feet, ht. 29 in.
Estimate $150-250

Heavily rubbed thoughout one and with gold paint covering the other; one with branch unattached and with one nozzle broken off; generally in need of a good cleaning; one foot compressed; age typical minor additional defects.

Keywords

gold paint