Empire Style French Candelabra
A pair of French 19th century five-light candelabra
Empire style with marble, gilt bronze and black iron
Corinthian style column ‘yellow Lamartine’ marble, with acanthus leaves capitol inset with a bronze ring of chevron berried garland pattern on top of a plinth with concave and canted sides
Raised on winged griffon feet topped with palmette motif
Removable candle socket
Height 51.3 cm
The Jaune Lamartine (yellow Lamartine), or Pratz marble is named after the local landowner, father of Alphonse de Lamartine.