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Pair of Candelabra with Figures of Venus and Aeolus

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Figure of Aeolus mounted in three branch ormolu candelabra. Bearded muscular figure seated on rock which is draped with purple flowered material, left hand supported by head of winged cupid, raised left foot, as is right foot, also on heads of winged cupids.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

Nymphenburg, about 1765

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 14 1/4 H., 22 3/4 H. overall

Accession Number

65.2105

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain