A Superbly Cast French Pair of Iron Figural Candelabra A Superbly Cast French Pair of Iron Figural Candelabra

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Each dressed in oriental costume, holding a leaf-form torch with a flame form shade in both arms raised, and standing...

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Each dressed in oriental costume, holding a leaf-form torch with a flame form shade in both arms raised, and standing on an integral drum base, set on a moulded column to spreading foot, the whole in black patina with gilt highlights.

A plaque on the integral base of each inscribed: 

L. DENONVILLIERS ET FILS

MAITRES DE FORGES 

174 RUE LAFAYETTE

PARIS

The two figures were cast after a model by the sculptor Auguste Didier and were included in the Denonvelliers foundry catalogue of 1894, where they are described as representing belly-dancers (Almee), plate 271.

Height 306 cm

Each dressed in oriental costume, holding a leaf-form torch with a flame form shade in both arms raised, and standing on an integral drum base, set on a moulded column to spreading foot, the whole in black patina with gilt highlights.

A plaque on the integral base of each inscribed: 

L. DENONVILLIERS ET FILS

MAITRES DE FORGES 

174 RUE LAFAYETTE

PARIS

The two figures were cast after a model by the sculptor Auguste Didier and were included in the Denonvelliers foundry catalogue of 1894, where they are described as representing belly-dancers (Almee), plate 271.

Height 306 cm

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