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South Staffordshire, England
SMALL CANDLESTICK
LOT SOLD. 1,500 GBP
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South Staffordshire, England
SMALL CANDLESTICK
LOT SOLD. 1,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Vivien: The Vivien Leigh Collection

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South Staffordshire, England
SMALL CANDLESTICK
painted with flowers and landscapes in crimson camaieu within raised white scrolls, integral latticework nozzle, gilt-metal mounts
enamel
16 cm., 6¼in. high
18th century
Made circa 1765.
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Provenance

Acquired from Antique Art Galleries Ltd., ‘a Battersea candle stick’ for £17 10s, 15 December 1944, (Laurence Olivier Archive, The British Library, London, Add MS 79839)

Literature

Notley Abbey Inventory, April 1948, p. 19, principal bedroom, ‘A pink decorated Battersea enamel candlestick 6½’ (The Vivien Leigh Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum, London THM/433/6/1);
Photographed at Notley Abbey in Vivien's bedroom, next to her bed circa 1959.

Vivien: The Vivien Leigh Collection

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London