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A Louis XVI Gilt Bronze Hall Lantern, Circa 1775, the Fittings Later

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection

A Louis XVI Gilt Bronze Hall Lantern, Circa 1775, the Fittings Later

A Louis XVI Gilt Bronze Hall Lantern, Circa 1775, the Fittings Later

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection


A Louis XVI Gilt Bronze Hall Lantern, Circa 1775, the Fittings Later


height 35 in.; width 18 in.

88.9 cm; 45.7 cm

In good condition overall and ready to hang, with the usual expected minor rubbing to gilding and localized areas of minor verdigris. The glass panels secure in place, although two are lifting ever slightly. Glass surfaces with only the typical minor surface scratches and marks. Wired for electricity, but please note Sotheby’s does not guarantee the working order of lighting.


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