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Pricket Candlestick

Date:
late 19th or early 20th century (12th century style)
Culture:
French
Medium:
Copper-gilt, rock crystal
Dimensions:
Overall (without (a)): 11 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (29.2 x 17.2 x 17.2 cm) Overall (before removing crystal): 14 3/16 x 6 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (36 x 17.2 x 17.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.522b
Not on view
Baron Albert Oppenheim, Cologne(sold 1906); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (1906–1917)
Catalogue officiel illustré de l'exposition retrospective de l'art français des origines à 1800. Exposition universelle de 1900. Paris: Lemercier & Cie., 1900. no. 1592, p. 287, ill. p. 78.

Molinier, Émile. Collection du Baron Albert Oppenheim: Tableaux et objets d'art, catalogue précédé d'une introduction. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1904. no. 131, p. 56.

"The Oppenheim Collection at South Kensington Museum." The Burlington Magazine for Connoisseurs 9, no. 40 (July 1906). p. 228, pl. II.2.

Breck, Joseph, and Meyric R. Rogers. The Pierpont Morgan Wing: A Handbook. 1st ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1925. p. 32, 62, fig. 35, ill. p. 60.

Breck, Joseph, and Meyric R. Rogers. The Pierpont Morgan Wing: A Handbook. 2nd ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1929. p. 32, 62, fig. 35, ill. p. 60.



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