A Pair Of Napoleon III Patinated Bronze, Ormolu A
Circa 1875, each marked ''F. Barbedienne'' (Ferdinand Barbedienne, 1810 - 1892, French), each with ovoid urn-form standard encircled with a frieze of classical figures, issuing foliate-sheathed candle arms and flanked with lion-headed entwined horn-form handles, on a square paneled Rouge Griotte marble base raised on scrolling paw feet, 2 pcs, 33'' H x 15'' Dia., est:$10,000/15,000
The bases alone, each: 5.25'' H x 8'' W x 8'' D. Good condition overall. General light marks, scratches and rubbing commensurate with age. One candelabrum with a crack part way through lower part of central candle arm. Probably re-gilded. Not electrified.