14 - 16 December 2010
A WROUGHT-IRON TRIPOD CANDLESTICK 'KNAAPJE'
NORTH EUROPEAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY
The adjustable platform with three nozzles
143 cm. high
Together with two brass snuffers, one of hood shape, the other of scissor shape (3)
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In Heshuysen's inventory these items are numbered 39.
Comparable 'knaapjes' are illustrated in K. Sluyterman, Huisraad en Binnenhuis, Den Haag, p. 103, Fig. 10 and p. 202, Fig. 265.
Please note that this lot is depicted on the left in the picture of lot 185
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