large and impressive pair of early c20th french or italian carved giltwood twin branch walllightsappliqus in the mid c18th louis xv xvi manner

Large and impressive pair of early C20th French or Italian carved giltwood twin branch wall-lights/appliqués in the mid C18th Louis XV /XVI manner.



Item Ref

ML 1701


Large and impressive pair of early C20th French or Italian carved giltwood twin branch wall-lights /appliqués in the mid C18th Louis XV/ XVI manner.
Powerful pair of wall-lights in carved wood with well-detailed decoration and with gilded surface. The tops with sun-mask or sun-God motifs , the shaped bodies with central vacant carved cartouches and trailing husk details. The shaped twin arms with 'stiff-leaf' carving and carved bobeches and knozzles.
In excellent condition, with no breaks damage or repairs. The gilding of a subtle aged patina.
Supplied with their original aged 'candle-wax dripped' papier-mâché lamp covers.
In need of rewiring, which could be done to client's specifications.
H 26"
W 17"
D 7"
France c.1920
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1701


Height = 66 cm (26")
Width = 44 cm (18")
Depth = 18 cm (7")

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