Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object : Candlestick


Made by the Sèvres porcelain factory, Sèvres, France, 1756 - present. Decorated by Jean-Baptiste Tandart, French, active 1754 - 1800. Model probably made by Jean-Claude Duplessis, Sr., French, c. 1695 - 1774.

Made in Sèvres, France, Europe


Soft-paste porcelain with enamel and gilt decoration; gilded bronze mounts

(approximately): 14 x 8 7/16 inches (35.6 x 21.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 265, European Art 1500-1850, second floor

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Bequest of Eleanore Elkins Rice, 1939

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