Pair of large candlesticks and sconces (restored extensively)
Lot 93*
A pair of large Staffordshire enamel candlesticks, circa 1770
Sold for £475 (US$ 797) inc. premium
Lot Details
A pair of large Staffordshire enamel candlesticks, circa 1770
Made in sections with gilt metal mounts, the stems with swelling and baluster knops, on moulded feet, painted with panels of ruinous landscapes, alternating with blue panels framed by gilt scrollwork, the separate sconces with pierced borders, 31.2cm high (4)

Footnotes

  • A pair of candlesticks of the same unusual form was in the Sir William Mullens Collection, Sotheby's 22 February 1977, lot 250
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  1. Sarah Shirley-Priest
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    The Old House
    Solihull, B93 0HT
    United Kingdom
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