FINE French Empire Neoclassical Bronze Torchieres

Estimate: $18,000 - $24,000

Starting: $9,000

France,Late 19th Century
Finely cast gilt and patinated bronze with female winged goddess surmounting a five-light sphere with figural lion heads terminating into scrolled acanthus leaf arms over opposing ormolu eagles on a laurel wreath supported by Corinthian columns on exceptional classical dolphin tripod bases. Truly an unbelievable pair.
1,84″ tall x 18″ in dia.,

From the collection of a Greenville, Rhode Island woman.
Condition
Light wear to patinated surface, would benefit from a cleaning, otherwise good condition.

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August Antiques & Fine Art Auction

Start: Aug 17, 2019 12:00 EDT