Maxime OLD (1910-1991).
Two exceptional polished bronze & brass pairs of sconces.
When the sconces are turned ON at night different colors of the bronze appear to make visible the different patinas.
Brand new custom Ivory pongee (silk) lamp shades. Rewired for US.
France, circa 1946.
Provenance: Richmond Opera Hotel, Paris, France
Literature: Maxime Old, Norma Editions, 2000, P.109.
We thank Olivier Old, the son of Maxime Old, to have kindly confirmed the authenticity of the sconces.
Price : Upon Request
Materials / Techniques: Bronze/Brass & Silk
Condition: Excellent condition, some marks on the bronze and on the patina
Measurements: H.18"x W.12"1/2 x D.7"1/2 each.