Set of 8 Louis XVI Style Ormolu 2-light Wall Sconces
A set of eight Louis XVI style ormolu 2-light wall sconces (French, 19th century) attributed to Maison Baguès, installed in Gertrude Vanderbilt’s bedroom on the 2nd floor of The Breakers. Each has a bracket in the form of a swagged flaming urn atop a tapered fluted column. Two scrolling candle arms support the lights.
16 1/4" x 13 1/2" x 5 3/4"
Gift of Gladys R. Thomas, Cornelia Coudenhove-Kalergi, and Eugene Roberts, 1972.
PSNC.2579.1a-e - .8a-e
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