Property from a Private European Collection
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILT-BRONZE CANDLESTICKS, POSSIBLY GERMAN CIRCA 1750
drilled for electricity
26cm. high; 10 1/4in.
In overall good condition. As stated in the printed catalogue, re-gilt. Generally with old marks and scratches as well as with some areas of tarnishing consistent with age and use. Formerly drilled for electricity.
"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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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