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French Alter Candlesticks

French Alter Candlesticks

French Alter Candlesticks

Early 19th century, french alter candlesticks A very nice pair of french gold leaf with gesso candlesticks which were used in a church. Purchased in France. C.1820-1840

50 in.Hx13 in.Wx13 in.D

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Pair of French 19th Century Ormolu and White Carrara Marble Candlesticks

Pair of French 19th Century Ormolu and White Carrara Marble Candlesticks

Pair of French 19th Century Ormolu and White Carrara Marble Candlesticks

A superb pair of 19th century Louis XVI candlesticks of white Carrara marble and outstanding Ormolu design. A notable design with the two winged putti figures with a draped cloth. resting on a plate of ormolu with a rais-de-coeur edging. Below is fine bead edging. The marble columns are decorated with leaf and berried garland wrapped around the each column ending with a laurel wreath. Above is an impressive corinthian capital topped by an urn style candle cup. This outstanding work rest upon decorative feet. Circa 1830-1840

 

HEIGHT: 12.5 in. (32 cm)

WIDTH: 4.25 in. (11 cm)

DEPTH: 4.25 in. (11 cm)

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