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Candlestick

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Man and woman standing; the man wears a blue coat; the woman an orange dress decorated with flowers; a branch of leaves and flowers, with the candle socket in white and gold.

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker

about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

27.8 cm (10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.877

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain