A very large Meissen candelabrum, second half 19th century
Lot 221
A very large Meissen candelabrum, second half 19th century
£5,000 - 7,000
US$ 8,400 - 12,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A very large Meissen candelabrum, second half 19th century
Modelled as a palm-tree trunk encrusted with rocailles edged in gilding, puce and turquoise and trailing flowers, raised on three dolphin feet and applied at the base with three pairs of putti holding various attributes, surmounted by palm fronds and a detachable knopped finial and a dense flower bouquet, applied with six scrollwork branch arms encrusted with trailing flowers and terminating in foliate drip trays and gilt-edged sconces, 101cm high, crossed swords mark in blue, incised 'No: 22' (restuck through the trunk, some damage)
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8384
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