Excellent 1800-30 French Empire Ormolu Gold Gilt Figural Candelabras No Reserve
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Excellent 1800-30 French Empire Ormolu Gold Gilt Figural Candelabras No Reserve:
EXCELLENT 1800-30 FRENCH EMPIRE ORMOLU GOLD GILT FIGURAL CANDELABRAS
This listing is for a fine large and really exceptional French Empire pair of gilt bronze ormolu bronze candelabras. These date between 1800 and 1830. The candelabras measures 25 1/4 inches or 64 cm high, and are 7 inches or 18 cm wide at the base.
The candelabrum have a tri footed base that are decorated with acanthus leaves. Above this base are three cherubic Pan like figures sitting and with each playing a different musical instruments and with a garland of flowers draping over their laps. The stems of the candelabrum start above the figures heads, with three open scrolls that undulate upwards. Above this is more acanthus leaf decoration that support the 6 candle cups. There are five arms that support the candle cups, and one central cup that has a decorative finial. They are all bronze and have a gilded gold patina or color, which is all original to them.
They are in excellent condition. There is some minor age appropriate darkening to the patina. It is unusual to find a pair in ormolu gold in this type of really untouched condition. Please see the photos for more on the look and condition of this fine pair of candelabrum.
Again, you are offerding on a pair of 1800 to 1830 French Empire to Louis Philippe period candelabrum. These are not Victorian copies. There is .
Because of their size and weight shipping will require 2 boxes. Shipping anywhere in the US via UPSGround with full insurance is $45.00. To Canada with USPSPriority Mail with full insurance is $100.00. International shipping will cost $165.00 by USPSPriority Mail with full insurance.