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Pair of French Art Deco .950 Silver Two-light Candelabra

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

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

Description:

Pair of French Art Deco .950 Silver Two-light Candelabra, Paris, early 20th century, Jean Puiforcat, maker, Carter, retailer, each with paneled sconces joined to a tapered stem with silver-gilt medallion on a square base with silver-gilt register, ht. 7 1/4 in., approx. 42.4 troy oz.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

One sconce with repair (glued not soldered) at joints on both top and bottom of drip cup. Otherwise each in good overall condition with only minor wear to surface.


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.

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Carter, Jean Puiforcat, Paris

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