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A Russian gilt-bronze and painted tôle bouillotte lamp
circa 1830
Estimate
6,0008,000
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260
A Russian gilt-bronze and painted tôle bouillotte lamp
circa 1830
Estimate
6,0008,000
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A Russian gilt-bronze and painted tôle bouillotte lamp
circa 1830
the adjustable shade later painted green, with panels of laurel leaf and acanthus sprays terminating in anthemions, the adjustable stem with pinecone finial above four scrolled leaf cast candlearms above a baluster stem on a circular base, the whole cast with trelliswork enclosing flowerheads, bands of berried laurel leaves  and stylised anthemions and flowerheads; tôle later painted green
71cm. high; 2ft. 4in.
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Catalogue Note

Comparative Literature:
Arcadi Gaydamak, Russian Empire, Architecture, Decorative and  Applied Arts, Interior Decoration, 1800-1830, Moscow-Paris, 2000, p. 214 for a candelabrum surmounted by a screen with a base identical to that on this bouillotte in the State History Museum, Moscow.

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