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April 5, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Pair of Figural Gilt-bronze Candlesticks

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2715BLocation: BostonDate / Time: April 05, 2014 10:00AM


Pair of Figural Gilt-bronze Candlesticks, Continental, probably France, mid-19th century, each cast as a festooned sconce issuing from a foliate bow held by a putto balancing on one foot atop a sphere resting on a draped base, further attached to a beaded base with applied grapevines to front, on four feet, unmarked, ht. 8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Bobeches replaced. Beaded bases may be later additions. Scattered verdigris and imperfections to gilding.

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