imposing pair of early c19th french charles x period bronze lamps on 'rouge griotte' marble bases

Imposing pair of early C19th French Charles X period bronze lamps on 'rouge griotte' marble bases.



Item Ref

ML 1904


Imposing pair of early C19th French Charles X period bronze lamps on 'rouge griotte' marble bases .
Good large-scale pair of bronze candelabra lamps of superb proportions and design. Raised on triform concave-sided 'rouge griotte' marble bases , set on well-cast and detailed leaf-scrolled feet with an inverted berry finial beneath .
The tapering column body with coiled serpent detail wrapped around the shaft. The 3-branch candle knozzles with crisply cast detail , and cast classical anthemion or palmette motif to the underside .
The central light-fittings each with twin bulb holders . Fitted with a screw-off central knop to accommodate shades with a centre ring fitting.
In excellent condition with a consistent rich patination and colour to all elements. The marble bases of well-chosen highly figured stone .
Powerful Empirical classical design conveying bold decorative presence to bring both style and gravitas to a period setting .
Can be re-wired to client's specification and PAT tested (inclusive).
Supplied without shades .
H (overall) 42'
H (top of body) 27"
W 7.5"
D 7.5"
France c. 1825
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Internal Ref: ML 1904


Height = 107 cm (42")
Width = 19 cm (8")
Depth = 19 cm (8")

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