A Pair Of French Louis XVI St. Ormolu And Sèvres Porcelain Candelabra Lamps
Item # 6174
A pair of French Louis XVI st. ormolu and porcelain candelabra lamps, signed Sèvres. Each lamp is raised on an ormolu base accented with foliate mounts at the front and back. Above is a white Carrara marble support with plaque like carvings in the manner of Clodion. The beautiful Sèvres porcelain urn is decorated with an ormolu wreath at the base, with acanthus leaf mounts, and top trim. At each side are finely chased ormolu ram head designed handles and ormolu beaded trim. Five exquisite scrolled ormolu arms above, are decorated with leaves and foliate buds ending with richly chased flower cups and glass bobeches. All original gilt throughout.