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A pair of large Italian red painted and parcel-gilt carved pricket candlesticks, 17th century

Estimate
5,000 - 8,000 GBP
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Description

  • pine / poplar
  • each 170cm. high; 5ft. 7in.
each with a gadrooned upper section supporting a later brass drip-pan and nozzle above an ionic capital fluted leaf carved baluster section scrolled corbels on a concave-sided triform base carved with fruiting swags on paw feet; some retouching to the painted decoration

Literature

Sebastian Schutze, Palazzo Sacchetti, Rome, 2003, illustrated p. 80 in L'Ingresso del piano nobile.
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