A pair of Meissen figural candelabra, circa 1750
Lot 117
A pair of Meissen figural candelabra, circa 1750
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 14,000
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Lot Details
A pair of Meissen figural candelabra, circa 1750
Modelled by J.J. Kaendler, each seated on a tree trunk with a large branch reaching upwards finishing in a candle holder, the sconces rendered as flowering blossoms, she wearing a pale yellow bodice with green ribbons over a skirt with indianische Blumen, her bonnet matching the bodice, and white mules with green sash and gilt and puce edges, he with a bag hanging by his side, wearing a yellow edged green jacket and stockings, his shoes and jacket with puce ribbons, his white floppy hat adorned with a sprig of leafs, both tree trunks elaborately encrusted with various types of flowers, each circa 20cm high, crossed swords in underglaze-blue to the back of the base, (both restored) (2)
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