Pair of candelabra with 2 patinas lighting with 5 sconces (2) - Napoleon III - Bronze (patinated) - Second half 19th century

Description
Pair of candelabra with 2 patinas lighting with 5 sconces (2) - Napoleon III - Bronze (patinated) - Second half 19th century
France

Pair of bronze candelabra with 2 patinas, lighting with 5 light arms and resting on a hocked tripod base, decorated with palmettes, lion's head and claws, topped for one with a heron and turtle (symbol of stability, reality and longevity). Finely chiselled quality work, attributable to Duvinage or Barbedienne.
Candle ring missing, a heron on a candelabra is missing, various accidents.

Lot details
No. of items
2
Object
Pair of candelabra with 2 patinas lighting with 5 sconces
Material
Bronze (patinated)
Designer/ Artist
In the manner of Barbedienne
Style
Napoleon III
Estimated Period
Second half 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Poor - heavily used with major cracks, damages or major parts missing
Dimensions
56×18×18 cm
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