Lot 1163* - A176 Furniture, Porcelain & Decoration - Wednesday, 23. March 2016, 10.00 AM

PAIR OF IMPORTANT CANDELABRA "AUX VESTALES" WITH PEDESTALS,

Louis XVI, probably after designs by J.J. FOUCOU (Jean-Joseph Foucou, Riez 1739-1815 Paris), the bronze parts from a Parisian master workshop, manufactured for the Russian market, Paris, ca. 1790.
Matte and polished gilt bronze and green/grey speckled Sibirian porphyry. Matching rectangular pedestal with gilt rectangular plinth decorated with palmettes.
H candelabra 100.5 cm. H including pedestal 212.5 cm.

Provenance:
- Formerly owned by P. Izarn, Paris.
- From a German collection.

CHF 80 000 / 140 000

€ 70 180 / 122 810

Sold for CHF 87 530 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.