Wall sconce (bras de cheminée) (one of a pair)

Soft-paste porcelain, gilt bronze | 43.2 x 26.7cm | c. 1761

Unknown Artist

In the 1760s, the Sèvres factory was not only introducing new shapes, but also experimenting with the use of porcelain in different and unprecedented ways. One of the more inventive applications is evident in the design of these wall lights, a type o...
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