Lot 158: Pair of Vintage Blackamoor Candle Sconces
November 6, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Circa 1950s, cast and hand-painted, depicting two men in polychrome leaf skirts, white turbans, and gold jewelry holding fruit- and palmetto-filled cornucopias, the gold leaves open to receive the candle, with small hanging hooks on the reverse. 17" h X 9.75" W X 6" D. One figure with a tiny circular loss to cheek.