070 Sold Pair French Breche Violet Gilt Bronze Ormolu Candelabra Pierre-Philippe Thomire

Pair of French Ormolu and Breche Violet Marble Three Arm Candelabra of generous proportions, attributed to Pierre-Philippe Thomire, made during the second quarter of the Nineteenth Century. 

The three foliate outswept arms spreading from a marble fruiting finial urn with Ram Heads above tall slender flanked supports terminating with claw feet. The triangular inverted marble base with lavish cast mounts, ending on its original ormolu toupie feet. 

Condition: Good condition for such early pieces with no losses to ormolu, which has been professionally re-gold plated. There is an old repair to one marble base which is very well done and not visible, also the decorative ormolu castings at the back areas have been replaced with plain button type pins.  

Height: (entire as shown on image one an impressive) 13.75" (35cm). Width: (at base) 4.75" (12cm). Depth: (at base) 4” (10.25cm).  

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