pair of c18th italian giltwood altar type candlestick lamps

Pair of C18th Italian gilt-wood altar type candlestick lamps .



Item Ref

ML 1707


Pair of C18th Italian gilt-wood altar type candlestick lamps.
Good large-scale pair of carved wood and gesso decorated altar candlesticks on exaggerated scrolled tri-pod support bases in the Venetian style . Tapering tri-form bodies with strap-work type gesso decoration. The tops with flat brass drip-pans .
In good original, as found 'country-house' condition, with some losses to gilding and decoration . Loss to one carved corner.
Excellent aged patina to the gilding .
Can be rewired to client's specification.
H (base)38"
H (full) 52"
W 16"
D 16"
Italy , probably Venice c.1750
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Internal Ref: ML 1707


Height = 96 cm (38")
Width = 40 cm (16")
Depth = 40 cm (16")

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