"M Moreau - Val d'Osne, Egyptian, Large Cast Iron Torchere On Base, XIXth Century"Large cast iron torchiere representing an Egyptian in real size, rare on its original base: total height 3m high
This torchiere has been kept indoors, the patina has therefore remained very beautiful.
Mathurin Moreau's model, produced by the Val d'Osne foundry.
Bibliography: The age of cast iron, an art, an industry 1800-1914, by Jean-Claude Renard in amateur editions, page 126
Electricity in working order