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Design for a Chinese-Style Porcelain Candelabra

Anonymous, French, 19th century
19th century
Graphite, watercolor, gouache, and gold gilt
sheet: 18 3/8 x 11 13/16 in. (46.7 x 30 cm)
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Pen and blue ink, lower left: No. 73. / Candélabre porc. de Chine & Bronze / à 15 bougies.; lower right: hauteur 185c.
Vendor: Walter Schatzki
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