Object Place: Europe, France
Height: 50.16 cm (19 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Patinated and gilded bronze
Not On View
The bodies of patinated bronze, the mounts ormoulu. Reliefs around the center show cupids sacrificing. The design has been attributed to Boizot, and the execution to Feucheres, Etienne Forestier, or Gouthiere. A pair of similar candelabra are in the Wallace collection, F. 132.
Sold by Helen Howard Hudson Whipple to the MFA for $100 [see note]. (Accession date: April 14, 1960)
NOTE: Sold with MFA accession no. 60.243.
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund