A pair of Dutch Delft polychrome candlesticks, late 18th century
the drip pans modelled as overlapping leaves, supported on stems moulded in the form of tree trunks painted with bands of flowering branches, upon mounded bases applied with flowers and painted with shells, HB monogram marks in iron-red for Hugo Brouwer, of De Drie Porceleynes Fles (The Three porcelain bottles) factory,
27.7cm., 10 7/8 in. high
Dr. Jan Boyazoglu collection, sold Sotheby's New York, 28th January 1986, lot 93.
Jan Boyazoglu and Louis de Neuville, Les faïences de Delft, Paris, 1980, p. 74, no. 87.