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Pair of Louis XVI-style Patinated and Gilt-bronze Two-light Candelabra

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
703
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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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 Patinated and Gilt-bronze Two-light Candelabra, France, 19th century, each cast as a putti with a grapevine wreath striding forward supporting a foliate-cast stem with an urn-form sconce in each arm, on a fluted pedestal further raised on a rouge marble base, total ht. 16 5/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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, Candelabra, Gilding, Gold, Metal plating, Ormolu, Porcelain, France

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