A pair of ormolu candle sticks with Meissen porcelain pug dogs

A pair of ormolu candle sticks with Meissen porcelain pug dogs

Two facing figures of pugs seated on rocaille plinths supporting branches formed as flowering sprigs. No distinguishable marks. Restorations and losses, one branch loose. H 15.7 cm.
The porcelain Meissen and French, the dogs modelled by Johann Joachim Kaendler, 1761, the mountings French/Parisian, possibly reused in the 19th C.

Provenance

Bavarian private collection.

Lot 745 Dα

Estimate:
1.500 € - 2.000 €

Result:
4.960 €