Pair of French Figural Sconces Two-light Bronze Victory on Mahogany Napoleon III
A pair of elegant French bronze two-armed figural wall lights with winged Victories, mounted on shaped mahogany panels with beveled gilt edges.
In perfect conditions, both wall candleholders are still to be wired and date back to Napoleon III period.
This pair of bronze twin arm antique wall sconces show the allegorical Hellenistic winged figures of Nike or Victory, symbol of military triumph.
The detailed cast winged figure of Victory stands tipped-toed on a sphere and holds up an urn vase with two scrolling arms, ending with candleholders decorated with floral patterns, fluting leaves, and flowers.
Excellent condition and very well cast. These antique appliques, of French origin, come from an Italian private palazzo.
The mahogany wooden panel height size is 43 cms, overall size up to candleholders is 49 cms high. Mahogany panels have a great warm color and shellac polish finish.
Measures: Height: 49 cm,
width: 25 cm, (panel 20 cm)
depth: 16 cm.
height: 55 cm
width: 25 / 20 cm
depth: 16 cm
Height: 46cm Width: 30 cm Depth: 20 cm