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Candelabrum

Designer:
Marie Zimmermann (American, Brooklyn, New York 1879–1972 Punta Gorda, Florida)
Date:
ca. 1915
Medium:
Gold plated brass
Dimensions:
H. 25, W. 19 inches (63.5 x 48.5 cm.) Base: Sq. 8-1/8 inches (20.6 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. David Lubart Gift, in memory of Katherine J. Lubart, 1944-1975, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.69
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: M. ZIMMERMANN / MAKER / MZ
the designer (until d. 1972); Marie Zimmermann Archive (1972–86; sold to MMA)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Marie Zimmermann: Art and Craft in Metal," July 2–September 8, 1985, no catalogue (lent by the Marie Zimmermann Archive).

Deborah Dependahl Waters and Bruce Barnes in The Jewelry and Metalwork of Marie Zimmermann. New York, 2011, pp. 137, 152, 154 n. 27, figs. 4.9 (installation photo, Gibbes Memorial Art Gallery, Charleston, S. C., 1935), 4.11 (color), 4.29 (installation photo, Faulkner Memorial Art Gallery, Santa Barbara).



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