Description

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI-STYLE PATINATED BRONZE AND CUT GLASS FIGURAL EIGHTEEN-LIGHT TORCHÈRES ON MARBLE PEDESTALS
    Early 20th century
    117 inches high (297.2 cm) (overall)

    The torchères with eighteen lights issuing from scrolled arms hung with glass prisms, supported by a patinated bronze figure of a classically draped woman with gilt arm bands and ribbon securing drapery, the whole raised on a carved marble pedestal with egg and dart border over panels each with a medallion of a scroll, flowers and acanthus leaves and divided by columns capped with a scroll and emanating from an acanthus leaf.


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    Electrified, some surface wear to patination, overall wear commensurate with age.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2014
    21st-23rd Friday-Sunday
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