Lot 5
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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU CHENETS, AFTER A MODEL BY Jacques Caffiéri late 19th century

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 USD
Sold
25,000 USD
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Description

  • BRONZE
  • Height: 17 inches
    Width: 21 inches
both inscribed F. par J. Caffieri.

Catalogue Note

An 18th century pair of chenets of this model signed Caffieri and dated 1752, formerly in the Palace of St. Cloud, is in the Cleveland Museum of Art (see Hans Ottomeyer and Peter Pröschel, Vergoldete Bronzen, Munich, 1986, Vol. I., p. 134, fig. 2.9.1).
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