• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 237

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II BRASS CANDLESTICKS

    ENGLISH, CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II BRASS CANDLESTICKS
    ENGLISH, CIRCA 1750
    9 in. high (2)


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    For a similar example with the same ruffled octagonal base, see Burks, Jean M., Birmingham Brass Candlesticks, (Charlottesville, 1986), p. 66, fig. 69.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the amended lot description.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BENJAMIN F. EDWARDS III