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Pair of Candlestands

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Pair of Torcheres, beechwood. Carved & gilded. Triangular base, incurved sides & rosette in center, on which rest dolphins heads, tails holding clustered rectangular columns curving to capital with three dolphins divided by shells & pendent bell-flowers, small capital on which is carved ball...

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Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine, Mrs. Alan Cunningham and Mrs. Thomas N. Metcalf

Pair of Gueridons

late 19th or early 20th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

166.4 x 48.3 cm (65 1/2 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

45.42a-b

Medium or Technique

Gilded Wood; oak

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture