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Lot 571

Pair of Francois-Xavier Lalanne Gilt Bronze Elephant Candlesticks

Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000
Starting Bid
$17,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000
Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Francois-Xavier Lalanne (1927-2008)
Marking(s); notes: signed, Lalanne imprints, Artcurial imprints; ed. 34/500 and 52/500
Country of origin; materials: France; gilt bronze
Dimensions (H, W, D): 10.5"oah, 8.25"w, 3.25"d each (height includes stoppers; elephants are 8.25"h without)
Additional Information: Francois-Xavier Lalanne's elephant candlesticks were produced in the early 1990s in a few different finishes and materials, including gilt bronze, patinated bronze and ceramic with lapis lazuli glaze.

Fall/Winter 2022 Auction Schedule
- Thu. 12.1.22: LUXE - Branded Luxury Boutique Auction
- Sat. 12.3.22: Modern & Contemporary Art + Design
- Sat. 1.21.23: UCA - Pop & Urban Culture Auction
- Now consigning: February 2023 Modern & Contemporary Art + Design

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very good, finish is shiny with very light (if any) patina, some spots of minor pitting

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