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Antique Napoleon III Gilt Bronze & Porcelain Cherub Candlesticks

A pair of Napoleon III, French, gilt bronze & porcelain mounted candlesticks. The kneeling figure of a winged cherub each holding a single sconce, retaining drip pans & flame snuffers, supported by a beaded circular plinth base with floral painted porcelain panels, the scroll feet hung with gilt chains. The whole supported by the original carved giltwood circular bases. Superb matt & burnished gilding.

Height 10″ (25.5cm)

Width 4 1/2” (11.5cm)

Depth 4 1/2” (11.5cm)


Circa 1860