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PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK CITY ESTATE (LOTS 310-312)

A pair of Louis XVI ormolu and white marble two-light candelabra
late 18th century
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 8,400 USD
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310

PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK CITY ESTATE (LOTS 310-312)

A pair of Louis XVI ormolu and white marble two-light candelabra
late 18th century
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 8,400 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important French and Continental Furniture, European Ceramics and Carpets

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A pair of Louis XVI ormolu and white marble two-light candelabra
late 18th century
each in the form of a standing satyr and a bacchante respectively holding curved foliate and blossoming branches with leafy drip pans and nozzles, raised on a white marble pedestal on a stepped ormolu-mounted base.
height 17 in.; width 9 in.
43 cm; 23 cm.
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Provenance

Sold, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, April 7, 1979, lot 56

Catalogue Note

The figure of the satyr is based upon a model designed by Clodion, see a pair of candelabra, illustrated, J. Parker, Decorative Art from the Samuel H. Kress Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Aylesbury, Bucks., 1964, cat. no. 68.

Important French and Continental Furniture, European Ceramics and Carpets

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New York