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Pair of Empire Ormolu Three-light Candelabra with Tazza

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Empire Ormolu Three-light Candelabra with Tazza, Italy, early 19th century, each with central urn trays with guilloche rim atop a carved leaftip pedestal, with unfurling foliate armature and drip cups designed as spreading petals, all resting on round verde marble plinths, total ht. 11 1/4 in.

Provenance: H.M. Luther Antiques, The Carlyle, New York.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Luther Antiques, Armature, Gilding, Gold, Metal plating, Ormolu, Plinth, Porcelain, Provenance, Tazza, Italy

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