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A pair of Louis XV period ormolu andirons, model by Caffieri
A pair of Louis XV period ormolu andirons or firedogs with monkeys playing music. Model by Caffieri with the “C crowned” mark for Paris 1745-1749. In good original gilding.
[A similar pair sold by Christie’s at Boniface de Castellane and Anna Gould sale (7 March 2017) , with small difference in the base ; A pair at Musée du Louvre (Grog-Carven Donation), and another pair at the Metropolitan Museum].