Pair of bronze and cloisonné enamel candelabra - F. Barbedienne
A pair of gilt bronze and cloisonné enamel candelabra with three lights.
They are based on lion's paw feet, and have a rich decoration in cloisonné enamel, an ornamentation of volutes, chains, mascarons, lotus buttons and bearded men's heads.
They are signed hollow on the base: F. BARBEDIENNE.
Ferdinand Barbedienne (1810- 1892) founder, manufacturer and publisher known for producing works of great artistic and technical qualities.