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French Carved Wood Blackamoor Torchere

France Circa 1880

HEIGHT: 7 ft. (213 cm)
WIDTH: 20 in. (51 cm)
DEPTH: 20 in. (51 cm)

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Spectacular carved wood Blackamoor holding a silver leafed seven lights scrolled arms Girandole decorated with Acanthus leaves. The Sublime carved Nubian’s body is polished and finished with impressive silver gilt hair and two Doré earrings. He displays a genuine face expression. The base and the Nubian loin cloth are also silver leafed.

USA wired. Measures: 7 feet.

OF THE PERIOD: Other

PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1880
PERIOD: Late 19th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Carved Wood, Gilt Wood
CONDITION: Excellent
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use
HEIGHT: 7 ft. (213 cm)
WIDTH: 20 in. (51 cm)
DEPTH: 20 in. (51 cm)