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Five-light candelabrum (one of a pair)

Modeler:
derives from a model by Clodion (Claude Michel) (French, Nancy 1738–1814 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1785
Culture:
French
Medium:
Gilt and patinated bronze, serpentine marble
Dimensions:
H. 45 3/8 x W. 16 7/8 x D. 14 1/4in. (115.3 x 42.9 x 36.2cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gilt Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number:
58.75.124
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 525
Baron Achille Seillière , Paris (until 1890; sale, Baron Achille Seillière collection, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, May 5–10, 1890, no. 507); [ Seligmann (in 1911) ] ; The Samuel H. Kress Foundation (until 1958; to MMA)
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