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Pair of candelabra

Maker:
Porcelain flowers by Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1740–45
Culture:
French
Medium:
Lacquered wood; hard-paste porcelain, gilt-bronze
Dimensions:
Height (each): 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gilt Bronze
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.87, .88
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 539
Albert Lehmann , Paris (until 1925;; sale, Galerie George Petit, June 4–5, 1925 , lot 89); René Fribourg (until 1963; sale, Sotheby's, London, June 28, 1963, lot 155) ; Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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