DescriptionA Pair of Napoleon III Patinated and Gilt Bronze Ten-Light Torchères, 19th century
43 inches high (109.2 cm)
PROPERTY FROM A DALLAS ESTATE
The pair of ten-light torchères, electrified candles to sockets, gilt bobeches in foliate design to similar arms extending from central standard held aloft by patinated bronze semi-nude male, down to gilt collar on raised octagonal plinth, framed frieze decorations of allegorical scenes to fronts and shield to sides, friezes flanked by gilt acanthus leaf mounts terminating as scrolled feet.
Mounting loose, wear to gilt, otherwise wear commensurate with age. Heritage does not guarantee the working order or completeness of electrified lighting.
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