A Victorian silver seven-light candelabrum centerpiece, E. E. J. & W. Barnard, London, 1845
the triform base with massive shellwork supports below scrolls, draped with festoons, with presentation inscription on one side, bas-reliefs of Homer reciting and of Apollo and Marsyas, all supporting three figures of Apollo, an American Indian, and a recumbant Homer by a classical lamp, foliate scroll stem spreading into an open framework of foliate branches with flower-chased sconces, detachable nozzles
Henry Bosanquet, Esq., of the Eastern Railways Co.
Victor Niederhoffer collection, sold
Sotheby's, New York, December 15, 1998, lot 126