• 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 44

    FIVE PAIRS OF GEORGE I BRASS CANDLESTICKS

    CIRCA 1710-1730

    Price Realised  

    FIVE PAIRS OF GEORGE I BRASS CANDLESTICKS
    CIRCA 1710-1730
    One pair with lobed square bases, four pairs with hexagonal bases, each with turned moulded socket and baluster shaft on a moulded foot, minor variations
    7 in. (18 cm.) high, and smaller (10)


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    A pair of brass candlesticks with shaped square bases similar to one pair of the present group is illustrated in E. Koldeweij, The English Candlestick 1425-1925, London, 2001, p. 121, no. 97.

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