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Pair of 'eagle and serpent' candelabra

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Provenance

June, 1999, acquired by Horace Wood Brock, New York; 2007, gift of Horace Wood Brock to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Wood Brock

English (London), about 1805–10

Dimensions

Height x width (each): 28 x 12 in. (71.1 x 30.5 cm) Diameter base (each): 152.4 mm (6 in.)

Accession Number

2007.1003.1-2

Medium or Technique

Patinated and gilt bronze; marble bases

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Decorative arts