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Candlestick

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molded circular base, hexagonal flange, four-sided indented shaft. molded rim and band one third down at vertical plate in hollow shaft. Painted with chinoiserie designs in blue; arms in acanthus cartouche of Lingendes family of Moulin on foot.

Provenance

1962, gift of John G. Greene to the MFA. (September 19, 1962)

Credit Line

Gift of John G. Greene

French, about 1700

Object Place

in Delft manner

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 11" very uneven

Accession Number

62.798

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with cobalt decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware