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French Louis XV Style Ormolu Sconces, 19th Century

$9,500per set

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Extremely fine 19th century French Louis XV style ormolu three-light sconces. The beautiful three-light sconces in the form of a foliate bough with three arms branching from the center shaft decorated with scrolled acanthus terminated in gilt bronze flower heads. Meticulous attention was given to every detail of this pair of sconces. They are in mint condition and all the gilding is original 19th century gilding. The back is inscribed "V. 488." and "88" in two separate locations. Providence: - Christie's Auction appraised and valued this pair for $10,000-$15,000. See attached photos for details.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 27 in. (68.58 cm)Width: 21 in. (53.34 cm)Depth: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Louis XV (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Cypress, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1970312293571

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    Ships From: Cypress, CA
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