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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 115

    FOUR ITALIAN SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    VENICE, 18TH CENTURY, ONE PAIR MARKED MG, THE OTHER A MATCHED PAIR, ONE MARKED GP, ONE MARK OF ZUAN PIERO GRAPPIGLIA (V. DONAVER & R. DABBENE, ARGENTI ITALIANI DEL SETTECENTO, P. 72, NO. 404, 402, 405)

    Price Realised  

    FOUR ITALIAN SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    VENICE, 18TH CENTURY, ONE PAIR MARKED MG, THE OTHER A MATCHED PAIR, ONE MARKED GP, ONE MARK OF ZUAN PIERO GRAPPIGLIA (V. DONAVER & R. DABBENE, ARGENTI ITALIANI DEL SETTECENTO, P. 72, NO. 404, 402, 405)
    Each on shaped circular base, with knopped and flaring fluted stem, with spool-form socket, the matched pair engraved on base with a coat-of-arms under a coronet, each marked on socket and under base
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) high, the matched pair 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high; 44 oz. (1,377 gr.) (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of William and Eleanor Wood Prince, Chicago, Illinois