Pair of French Faience Decorated Candlesticks of Doctor & Patient For Sale
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Pair of French Faience Decorated Candlesticks of Doctor & Patient


Pair of French mint condition candlesticks possibly by Desvres, circa 1930 standing 12 3/4 inches tall. These were modeled after candlesticks by 18th century artist Joseph Olery Moustiers and were made to be either candle burning or electrified. Depict a physician and his patient who is nursing a bad stomach ache and is about to receive an enema, which the doctor is preparing.


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  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1930
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 12.75 in. x Dm 4.5 in.H 32.39 cm x Dm 11.43 cm
  • Diameter
    4.5 in. (11.43 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
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