A pair of gilt bronze mercury candelabra with three sconces. The shaft is decorated with three busts of children and is surmounted by a vase covered with a pine cone.
A similar pair was sold at Sotheby's for the Ribes sales on 11 december 2019.
A similar pair from the former David-Weill and Grog-Carven collection is in the Louvre. A pair of comparable silver candelabra is present at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and dated 1767-1768. Another similar pair is in the Wallace Collection in London.
4 800 €