Feines Paar Louis-XV-Ormolu-Kandelaber, Frankreich, ca. 1740


A fine pair of Louis XV ormolu two-light candelabra on a shaped circular base with a tapering octagonal stem and a baluster finial, issuing two scrolled arms supporting cylindrical sockets. The top part consisting of candle arms and finial removable transforming the candelabra to a candlestick (see photo). Of high craftsmanship with superb ormolu gilding. Comparative literature: Bernhard Mahot: Les Chandeliers & Bougeoirs – L'Éclairage de nos Aieux, 2012, p. 158


PERIODE/OF THE PERIOD: Frankreich, Louis XV, ca. 1740 / France, Louis XV period, ca. 1740
MATERIAL/MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Ormolu / Ormolu
ZUSTAND/CONDITION: Exzellent. Min. Alters- und Gebrauchsspuren /Excellent.Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
   
HÖHE/HEIGHT:
38 cm (14.97 in. )
BREITE/WIDTH: 27 cm (10.63 in. )
 DURCHMESSER/DIAMETER:  15 cm (5.91 in. )
Price Upon Request