A pair of Empire wall-lights with lion's heads - regilt
Lot 120
A pair of French early 19th century Empire four-lights wall-appliques
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,100
amended
Lot Details
A pair of French early 19th century Empire four-lights wall-appliques
the pierced double palmettes backplate centred by a medallion with a lion's head issuing a ring with four cornucopiae, each terminated by a swan's head and supporting a guilloché drip-pan and candle-holder, re-gilt, 34cm wide, 23cm deep, 88cm high (13" wide, 9" deep, 35" high). (2)

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that one wall-applique appears to be later, possibly late 19th century and as such, this lot should not be called a pair but a matched pair; the correct measurements are: 37cm high, 24cm deep, 35cm width
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