Pair Bronze Clown Candlesticks Sculptures Probably French C.1890

by Louis Wine

Pair Bronze Clown Candlesticks Sculptures, probably French C.1890. Each depicting a clown in costume balancing two barrels on a pole forming candle holders with one leg balancing on a ball. All surmounted on eastern carpet style base decorated with foliate design. Measure: Approximately 11.00 (height) x 8.00 x 4.00 inches. Aged patina, have not been polished up.

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Pair Bronze Clown Candlesticks Sculptures, probably French C.1890. Each depicting a clown in costume balancing two barrels on a pole forming candle holders with one leg balancing on a ball. All surmounted on eastern carpet style base decorated with foliate design. Measure: Approximately 11.00 (height) x 8.00 x 4.00 inches. Aged patina, have not been polished up.

Louis Wine

Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.