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Pair of Candelabra with Figures of Venus and Aeolus

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Figure of Amphitrite mounted in three branch armolu candelabra; seated on rock draped with purple flowered material, right arm raised holding pearls, left hand holding grapes, right leg extended, left leg and foot on head of grotesque sea monster. Two chips on base of rock, three chips to...

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Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

Nymphenburg, About 1765


Legacy dimension: 14 1/2" H. 22 1/2" overall

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Ceramics, Porcelain