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Lot 183: A pair of patinated and gilt-bronze six-light candelabra of the "Independance of America", signed by Alfred Beurdeley (1847-1919), second half 19th century

Est: €60,000 EUR - €100,000 EURSold:
Sotheby'sNovember 15, 2023Paris, France

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A pair of patinated and gilt-bronze six-light candelabra of the "Independance of America", signed by Alfred Beurdeley (1847-1919), second half 19th century


allegory symbolizing the battle of Yorktown in 1781, with the defeat of Great Britain with three leopards chained and submissive listening to the song of victory of the three roosters representing France; with an Indian surmounting the branches escaping from the prow of three ships supported by three mermaids, the pedestal resting on a circular base decorated with porcelain bas-reliefs, on a serpentine base; marked BY


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Height. 32 1/4 in, length. 13 in


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Paire de candélabres à six lumières de "L'Indépendance Américaine" en bronze patiné et doré, signés par Alfred Beurdeley (1847-1919), d'après le modèle de Pierre-Philippe Thomire, deuxième moitié du XIXe siècle


allégorie symbolisant la bataille de Yorktown en 1781, avec la défaite de la Grande Bretagne avec trois léopards enchainés et soumis écoutant le chant des la victoire des trois coqs représentant la France; avec un indien surmontant les bras de lumière s'échappant de la proue de trois navires soutenus par trois sirènes, le piédouche repsoant sur une base circulaire ornée de bas-reliefs en biscuit, sur un contre-socle en seprentine ; marqué BY


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Haut. 82 cm, larg. 33 cm

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November 15, 2023, 04:00 PM CET

76, Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré CS 10010, Paris, Il-De-France, 75384, FR

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