Pair of candlesticks (flambeaux or chandeliers)

Designer: After designs by Juste Aurèle Meissonnier (French, Turin 1695–1750 Paris)
Date: 1735–50
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Gilt bronze
Dimensions: Each H. 12-1/8 in. (30.8 cm); Diam. of base 7-3/8 in. (18.7 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Gilt Bronze
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1999
Accession Number: 1999.370.1a, b, .2a, b

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