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Pair of Louis XVI-style Twelve-light Bronze Candelabra

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$554$450

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

Description:

Pair of Louis XVI-style Twelve-light Bronze Candelabra, late 19th/early 20th century, each with colorless, faceted glass hanging lustres and garlands strung from five tiers, the lower two each featuring six scrolled candle-arms with urn-form sconces, all on a columnar stem and circular foot, ht. to top of finial 31 in.
Estimate $400-600

One needs straightening. Scattered loss to prisms. One central support glass with sizable break and loss.


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

Louis XVI, Antennas, Candelabra, Candles, Catholic liturgy, Faceted, Lighting, Scroll

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