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Candelabrum

Maker:
After an original by François Thomas Germain (French, Paris 1726–1791 Paris, master 1748)
Date:
19th century, after 18th century original
Culture:
British, after French, Paris original
Medium:
Silver on base metal
Dimensions:
Height: 20 in. (50.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Electrotype
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1883
Accession Number:
83.18.156a, b
Not on view
This electrotype is after an eighteenth-century original by François Thomas Germain (1767) in the Winter Palace, St. Petersburg, at the time of reproduction.
Marking: On original: St. Petersburg mark; French marks
Henry G. Marquand (until 1883; to MMA)
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