M. FORD CREECH ANTIQUES & FINE ARTS
 

 

CONTINENTAL BRASS CANDLESTICKS, c1690-1730

Spain, The Low Countries, and France

 

(Offered Individually)

 

 

 

    

 

SPANISH BRASS CANDLESTICK, c1690-1710

 

 The square paw-footed base (indicative of Spanish design) surmounted by a wide acorn- shape knopped shaft and elongated nozzle.

Ref : An almost identical candlestick is pictured in The Brass Book, Schiffer, p. 168, Fig. C, with the comment,

"The feet are the most sophisticated and detailed of any of the footed candlesticks shown".

 

8": High / Base 5" Square

SOLD

# 6414

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RARE SPANISH BELL METAL CANDLESTICK, c1690

 

The dished base with a high-raised band within an octagonal foot, surmounted by a bobbin-knopped shaft and elongated nozzle;

distinct reddish tinge to the metal; hand made threads; very rare

Ref : The Brass Book, Schiffer, p. 189, Fig. A shows a candlestick with same foot and spiral shaft. In Figure C, he notes :

"The high-raised band on the base relates this to seventeen century Spanish candlesticks."

 

5.75" High / Base 5" Diameter

SOLD

#6410

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LOW COUNTRIES or FLEMISH BRASS CANDLESTICK, c1690

 

The hexagonal dished base (indicative of Low Countries) surmounted by 2 squared and one round bladed knops

and an elongated spool-form nozzle

 

5.25" High / The Base 4"

SOLD

#6411a

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LOW COUNTRIES or FLEMISH BRASS CANDLESTICK, c1690-1700

 

The square dished base surrounded by canted corners surmounted by bladed knops to the shaft and an elongated nozzle with ejection hole;

very slight reddish tinge to the brass

Ref : See Domestic Metalwork, 1640-1820, Gentle & Field, p. 130,  Figure 30, for two similar sticks with acorn knops.

 

6" High

SOLD

#6411

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LOUIS XV BRASS CANDLESTICK, c1720-40

Formerly with Silvering

 

The high octagonal faceted domed base (indicative of 18th century France), surmounted by a tapering stem having double-cushioned

 faceted knops and an octagonal faceted slightly convex nozzle

 

8.5" High / Base 4.5" Diameter

185.00

#6415

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Also See :

 

 

Pair of George II Brass Square-Based Candlesticks

England, c1740, 7-7/8" High

 

Pair George II Small Brass Petal-Base Tapersticks

England, c1740, 4.5" High

 

Early Georgian Brass Pedestal Snuffer Stand with Original Scissors

England, c1720-40

 

And :

 

 

Beautiful Brass!    

The color of gold    

The warmth of the sun

 

 

We welcome and encourage all inquiries.  We will make every attempt to answer any questions you might have..

 

 For information, call (901) 761-1163 or (901) 827-4668, or

Email : mfcreech@bellsouth.net or  mfordcreech@gmail.com

 

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Continental Brass Candlesticks, Spain, France, and Low Countries, c1690-1740