685
685

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR, MIAMI

A set of four silver candlesticks after a Thomas Germain model, mid 18th century
Estimate
8,00012,000
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685

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR, MIAMI

A set of four silver candlesticks after a Thomas Germain model, mid 18th century
Estimate
8,00012,000
JUMP TO LOT

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A set of four silver candlesticks after a Thomas Germain model, mid 18th century
decorated with fluting, entrelac, and ribbon-tied reeded borders, the shoulders with rams’ heads above husk swags
apparently unmarked, the nozzles by Garrards, London, 1845, the bases engraved with weights No 1 / 37-12; No 2 / 36=6; No 3 / 37=2; No 4 / 37=15
height 11 1/2 in.
29.3 cm
149 oz 5 dwt
4646 g
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Catalogue Note

Compare with a pair of candlesticks by Thomas Germain from the Penthièvre-Orléans service, illustrated in Christiane Perrin, François Thomas Germain, orfèvre des rois, p. 93 in the Musée des Arts Decoratifs. Other variants are in the Danish Royal collection.

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