• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 2210

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art & Ceramics

    20 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 222

    A JACOB PETIT APPLE-GREEN GROUND FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA

    MID 19TH CENTURY, BLUE J.P. MARK

    Price Realised  

    A JACOB PETIT APPLE-GREEN GROUND FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA
    MID 19TH CENTURY, BLUE J.P. MARK
    Surmounted by a flame finial and reservoir issuing four candle-nozzles formed as crowned bearded figure heads, set atop an acanthus molded Corinthian column painted with spiral flower sprays, on a conforming domed square plinth supported at each corner by a winged cherubic herm holding flaming torches above a scroll foot, affixed to a stepped square stand
    30 7/8 in. (78.4 cm.) high


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    For a similar example see Maria Felix: La Doña, Christie's, New York, 17-18 July 2007, lot 200.