Pair of Gilt Bronze Candlesticks of Neoclassical Form

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Probably English, 19th century, after a design by Giovanni Battista Piranesi.
Similar to the Newdigate candelabrum in the collection of the Ashmolean Museum, the columns with three cast herons above ram's heads and pendant swags, on triangular bases supported by winged lion's paw feet.
Details
Of the Period
Neoclassical
Place of Origin
United Kingdom
Date of Manufacture
Mid-19th Century
Period
Mid-19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Bronze
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
16 in. H
41 cm H
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
2
Reference Number
1501298481694
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