After Louis-Félix de La Rue (1731–1765)
Object Place: Europe, France
Overall: 37.1cm (14 5/8in.) x 13.9 cm (5 1/2in.)(diameter of base)
Medium or Technique
Gilt- and patinated bronze
Not On View
Pair of bronze figures mounted as candelabra on round beaded bronze dore bases with bronze dore branches. 65.222 bacchante with right leg raised, right arm down holding branch, left arm folded around the second branch. 65.2223 satyr in motion, right arm folded around one candle branch, left hand holding the other. Two-branch candelabrum, with patinated bronze figure of female child supporting gilt-bronze candle branches, standing on round gilt-bronze pedestal base, with beaded molding.
Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection