2018
2018
A rare pair of silvered brass "Financier" candlesticks , circa 1670-80
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
2018
A rare pair of silvered brass "Financier" candlesticks , circa 1670-80
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

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New York

A rare pair of silvered brass "Financier" candlesticks , circa 1670-80
the square bases cast with putti flanking urns and masks at the corners, the knops cast with similar motifs below square cluster column stems and matching rim, wear to silvering
height 6 3/4 in.
17.2 cm
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Provenance

F.R. “Bud” Lear III, sold
Christie’s, London, The Lear Collection of Socket Candlesticks, December 15, 1998, sale 6066, lot 181. 

Literature

Christopher Bangs, The Lear Collection: A Study of Copper-Alloy Socket Candlesticks A.D. 200-1700, (Easton, PA: King’s Hill Publications, 1995), pp. 154 and 346, no. 137

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

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New York