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Candlestick

English (London)
about 1750
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)


Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm (4 15/16 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.623

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel decoration

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

The shaft encircled by a red dragon stands on three paw feet with lion masks. Drip pan has an undulating edge and a scored underside. Surface decorated with Kakiemon-style flowers.

Provenance

By 1988, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection