A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA AFTER A MODEL BY PAUL DE LAMERIE, GARRARD & CO. LTD., LONDON, 1975
A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA AFTER A MODEL BY PAUL DE LAMERIE, GARRARD & CO. LTD., LONDON, 1975
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A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA AFTER A MODEL BY PAUL DE LAMERIE, GARRARD & CO. LTD., LONDON, 1975

Estimate: 7,000 - 10,000 USD

A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA AFTER A MODEL BY PAUL DE LAMERIE, GARRARD & CO. LTD., LONDON, 1975

Estimate: 7,000 - 10,000 USD

Lot Sold:8,125USD

Lot Details

Description

A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA AFTER A MODEL BY PAUL DE LAMERIE, GARRARD & CO. LTD., LONDON, 1975


in Rococo Revival style, cast with grapevine and shells, the stems formed as bacchic caryatids supporting detachable tops, the sconces also supported by caryatids

marked throughout

274 oz 5 dwt

8534 g

height 22½ in.

57.2 cm

Condition Report

In good, crisp condition.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Catalogue Note

A pair of candelabra of this model by Paul de Lamerie, 1747-8, is in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accession no. 58.719.20, gift of George D. Widener and Mrs. Eleanor Widener Dixon, 1958.


The same figures of Bacchus appear on a pair of two-light candelabra, also 1747, from the collection of Crichton Brothers, illus. Philip A.S. Phillips, Paul de Lamerie, Citizen and Goldsmith of London, p. 110, pl. cliii.

STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics
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