Gilt bronze, bronze, brass
a: 30 3/4 x 14 x 14 in. ( 78.1 x 35.6 x 35.6 cm )
b: 30 1/2 x 14 x 14 in. ( 77.5 x 35.6 x 35.6 cm )
Pair of cast gilt-bronze candelabra with five branches surrounding central elevated socket; central socket above bobeche on gilt pedestal in the form of a stlized plant; five curved branches with candle sockets decorated with stylized leaves above bobeches decorated with gilt garlands of fruit; patinated bronze fluted columnar shaft with gilt capital of stylized leaves, central band of Classically- garbed women and acanthus leaves at base; column supported by four paw feet on square plinth decorated with alternating gilt plaques depicting pair of cornucopias and basket of fruit.
Gift of Dr. Fenwick Beekman
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