Set of Four Important Baltic Neoclassical Ormolu and Crystal Beaded Sconces

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A set of four exceptional 18th century Baltic gilt bronze and crystal beaded sconces, of Neoclassical style, the white marble plinth form base with bronze lion mask mount issuing two arched candle arms, the base supporting a central crystal obelisk stem emanating rope prisms, with bronze arrow issuing from a corona suspending sprays, circa 1790.

Provenance: From the Delano and Aldrich for George F. Baker, 1930 , George Baker House, built for George and Edith, number 67 east 93rd.
Details
Of the Period
Neoclassical
Place of Origin
Europe
Date of Manufacture
1790
Period
1790-1799
Materials and Techniques
Gilt   Bronze
Crystal
Marble
Condition
Good
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
27.5 in. H x 12 in. W x 5.75 in. D
70 cm H x 30 cm W x 15 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
4
Reference Number
f82481702216714463fs
Address
David Duncan Antiques
247 E 60th St.
New York NY 10022
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