Antique Pair of Bronze & Ormolu Candlesticks


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Attributed to Francois Linke 1855-1946
A fine pair of late 19th century bronze, ormolu & marble candlesticks of small proportions. In the form of winged cherubs standing on one foot as if running, holding aloft in their hands a single candle sconce formed as an opening flower bud. The circular fluted marble bases with an acanthus cast band and marble plinth standing on four toupie ormolu feet. Superb quality and condition, retaining the original gilding. Attribution based on a signed pair of similar form.

Height 9 3/4” (24.6cm)

Base diameter 3 1/4” (8.2cm)

Depth 4” (10cm)


Circa 1890