A pair of cast iron figural torcheres by A. Durenne

DURENNE FOUNDRY (founded 1855)

A pair of cast iron figural torcheres by A. Durenne

19th century France

Offered by Mayfair Gallery Ltd.

£15,000 gbp
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Each depicting a young male figure holding aloft a torch, on a pair of faux marble pedestals decorated with masks.

The company of A. Durenne, Maître de Forges, was established in 1847 by Antoine Durenne at Sommevoire. Their catalogues of 1877 and 1889 illustrate the firm's high-quality cast-iron fountains, sculpture, urns and other embellishments that were produced. Antoine Durenne was a founding member of the L'Ecole Nationale des Arts Décoratifs.
Height 222.00 cm (87.40 inches)
Diameter 33.00 (12.99 inches)
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Cast iron, faux marble
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