• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 394

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II BRASS CANDLESTICKS

    CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II BRASS CANDLESTICKS
    CIRCA 1740
    Each with shell-cast scalloped drip pan above a ringed nozzle and foliate and faceted baluster stem, on a shaped foot cast to the angles with scalloped shells, the drip pans removable, silver form
    9¼ in. (23 cm.) high (2)


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    The identical model, and possibly the same, is illustrated in Schiffer, The Brass Book, 1978, fig. 201A.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.