pair of c19th italian carved giltwood candlesticks

Pair of C19th Italian carved gilt-wood candlesticks.



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Pair of C19th Italian carved gilt-wood candlesticks. In the style of C17th Venetian candlesticks of the baroque manner. Scroll feet triform bases with cartouches and punched or 'pounced' ground ;carved stems with leaf decoration ; lobed circular 'drip-pan' tops and turned candle knozzles.
Period-style distressed gilding showing decorative 'bleeding' onto the red gesso ground base.
Highly decorative candlesticks of practical scale.
H 26"
W(base) 6"
Italy c.1850
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
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Internal Ref: ML164


Height = 66.0401 cm (26")
Width = 15.24 cm (6")
Depth = 15.24 cm (6")

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