A Pair Of French 19th Century Louis XVI St. White Carrara Marble And Ormolu Lamps
Item # 6160
A charming and high quality pair of French 19th century Louis XVI st. white Carrara marble and ormolu lamps. Each lamp is raised by a circular white Carrara marble base with a beaded ormolu trim tapered to the elegant fluted ormolu socle pedestal. The elegantly shaped body displays an outstanding and wonderfully executed wrap around ormolu plaque, in the manner of Clodion. Each plaque is richly chased of joyous cherubs playing with impressive detail and a captivating satin and burnished finish. To each side are scrolled ormolu handles with fine foliate detail and an acanthus leaf designed top. All original gilt throughout.