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One of a pair of candelabra

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One of a pair. Formed as Malabars, each seated upon scrollwork and holding two candle nozzles in their outstretched hands, this one with green-edged yellow-lined conical hat, fur-lined puce cloak and puce-flowered robe, yellow trousers and iron-red shoes, on pink and gilt wave and C-scroll bases.

Provenance

Mrs. D. Connor. April 20, 1964, sale, Christie's, London, lot 41. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York.

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, About 1750–53

Dimensions

Height: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.971.2

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics