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A Pair of Empire Ormolu Four-Light Wall Lights
Circa 1810
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 14,400 USD
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398
A Pair of Empire Ormolu Four-Light Wall Lights
Circa 1810
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 14,400 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Pair of Empire Ormolu Four-Light Wall Lights
Circa 1810
in the manner of André Ravrio, each winged figure tapering to a leaf-cast backplate supporting a basket issuing three scrolling candle arms and a single stiff candle arm.
height 20 in.
(50.8 cm)
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Literature

A similar pair of wall lights by Ravrio are in the Grand Trianon, Versailles; a variation of this model can also be found in Fontainebleau. See Ottomeyer, Prötschel et al., Vergoldete Bronzen, Vol. I, Munich, 1986, p. 356 fig. 5.10.5.

Catalogue Note

Good condition, a nice quality casting. Candle arms slightly loose.

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