637. Fine Pair French Ormolu Bronze Centerpieces 19thCt


SUBERB PAIR FRENCH GILT BRONZE CENTERPIECES

An Exceptionally Fine Quality Identical Pair of Heavy Gauge & Superbly Cast French Ormolu & Bronze Table Centerpieces or Comports, of impressive proportions, third quarter of the Nineteenth Century.

Each modeled in the form of a Cherub playing a bugle and supporting a raised scallop shell, riding on the back of a Griffin seated on a naturalistic rocky shaped base

Condition: Professionally re-gold plated and bronze patinated.

Height: 11” (28cm). Width: (at base) 10.75” (27.25cm). Depth: (at base) 7.25” (18.5cm).

Provenance: James Adams Auctioneers, Dublin, Ireland.

Country House Collections Sale held at Slane Castle, County Meath, Ireland. October 2010.