Candlestick

about 1800


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 47.3 x 14.6 cm (18 5/8 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

39.78.1

Medium or Technique

Wood; Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

One from a pair of candlesticks with walnut base and original blown glass “hurricane” shades. Turned stem and spalyed foot, with brass socket for candle.

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik; 1939, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik to the MFA.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts