A fine set of four George II cast silver candlesticks, by David Willaume (II), London 1741,  (4)

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Lot 276
A fine set of four George II cast silver candlesticks,
by David Willaume (II), London 1741, (4)

Sold for £ 40,800 (US$ 56,106) inc. premium
A fine set of four George II cast silver candlesticks,
by David Willaume (II), London 1741,
each on spreading shaped-circular bases embellished with frosted acanthus leaf motifs, the columns of inverted asymmetrical baluster form, chased with swirling flutes, "C" scrolls and acanthus leaves, the vase shaped capitals chased with shell motifs within plain strap-work and the detachable nozzles chased with simulated spume-work, each engraved with a crest to the domed and sunken wells, height 23.2cm, weight 90oz. (4)

Footnotes

  • The crest is that of Abrook, Rowley, Sutton, Wynne and other.
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