Candlestick

French
about 1700


Object Place: in Delft manner

Dimensions

Overall: 27.9 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

62.798

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with cobalt decoration

On View

Manning House (Gallery LG36)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Molded circular base, hexagonal flange, four-sided columnar shaft. molded rim and band one third down at vertical plate in hollow shaft. Painted with chinoiserie designs in blue; arms in acanthus cartouche of Lingendes family of Moulin on foot.

Provenance

1962, gift of John Gardner Greene to the MFA. (September 19, 1962)

Credit Line

Gift of John G. Greene