26 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,625
Estimate USD 700 - USD 1,000
A PAIR OF GEORGE II BRASS CANDLESTICKS
ONE BY I. WARD & SON, THE OTHER BY GEORGE GROVE, CIRCA 1745
Each with everted drip pans and a slightly faceted baluster and knopped stem on a raised and cut corner plinth, each cast with the maker's name 'I WARD & SON' OR 'GEO GROVE' (twice) respectively, silver form
7½ in. (19 cm.) high (2)
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