Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)
Object Place: Europe, England
29.7 x 17.2 cm (11 11/16 x 6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
White candlestick support edged in gilding in the form of C-scrolls terminatesin a white and gilded foliate bobeche. The support rests against a tree-like stump and is surrounded by flowers and sheaves of wheat. The scroll-decorated base is surmounted by flowers, wheat sheaves, and two figures. To the left of the support is a boy in a nightshirt seated on a bundle of wheat. To the right, seated on a short plinth, is a girl holding sheaves of wheat. Representing Summer.
By 1924, probably Alfred Hutton, London; 1930, Richard Cushing Paine
Gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine