27 April 2004
(2) A pair of Dutch silver candlesticks
MARK OF ADRIANUS VAN BEUGEN, BREDA, 1776
Each on a domed spirally fluted base chased and embossed with scrolls and shells, with similar stem and socket, marked on footrim
26 cm. high
734 gr. (2)
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For a pair of similar candlesticks by the same maker and the same year see: J.P. van Rijen, Zilver en Zilversmeden uit de Baronie van Breda, Breda, 2000, p.110, n. 74, illustrated.
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