• Three Woods: A Passion for Wal auction at Christies

    Sale 7909

    Three Woods: A Passion for Walnut, Oak & Yew The John Parry Collection

    25 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 42

    A PAIR OF GEORGE I BRASS CANDLESTICKS AND BRASS SNUFFER

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE I BRASS CANDLESTICKS AND BRASS SNUFFER
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    The pair of candlesticks with moulded turned socket and knopped baluster shaft and hexagonal foot, the scissor snuffer possibly associated with conforming stand en suite with the candlesticks
    The candlesticks 6¼ in. (16 cm.) high (3)


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    A related set of candlesticks and snuffer with hexagonal bases is illustrated in E. Koldeweij, The English Brass Candlestick, London, 2001, p. 106, no. 75.

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    Provenance

    Bought from Alistair Sampson, London, 2006.