Pair of Candelabra with Figures of Venus and Aeolus
Artist Domenico Auliczek
Legacy dimension: 14 1/2" H. 22 1/2" overall
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Figure of Amphitrite mounted in three branch armolu candelabra; seated on rock draped with purple flowered material, right arm raised holding pearls, left hand holding grapes, right leg extended, left leg and foot on head of grotesque sea monster. Two chips on base of rock, three chips to leafage, left of sea monster.
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