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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MRS. CARROLL PETRIE (LOTS 149-150)

A Pair of Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Three-Light Candelabra
Circa 1805, Attributed to Claude Galle
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 42,000 USD
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149

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MRS. CARROLL PETRIE (LOTS 149-150)

A Pair of Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Three-Light Candelabra
Circa 1805, Attributed to Claude Galle
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 42,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Pair of Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Three-Light Candelabra
Circa 1805, Attributed to Claude Galle
each in the form of a kneeling Naophori Priestess, the candle arms cast as serpents, raised on a rectangular plinth mounted on three sides with trophies emblematic of Egyptian themes.
height 21 1/2 in.
54.6cm
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Catalogue Note

A similar pair is illustrated, Ottomeyer, Pröschel et al., Vergoldete Bronzen, Munich, 1986, Vol. I, p. 338, no. 5.3.6. Another pair from the Champalimaud Collection sold, Christie's, London, July 7, 2005, lot 188.

Fine French And Continental Furniture

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New York