ARTURO DI MODICA (b. 1941)
Pair of sconces, Italy, 1992-3; Wrought iron, patinated brass; Molded signature, date, and numbered out of 50; 23" x 4 1/4" x 9 1/2" ea.; Provenance: Certificate of authenticity. Original owner, commissioned for a Manhattan restaurant
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Some paint transfer, some oxidation/verdigris to brass, overall even rust to wrought iron. Bronze figures slightly loose due to one fastening screw missing on each base.