A Pair of George III Gilt-Bronze and Pink Enemal Covered Urns Forming Candlesticks
The reversible lids with a leaf-cast finial and foliage, the baluster drip-pan ornamented with foliage and with fluted decoration, the ovoid Pink Enemal body ornamented with swags, on a leaf- cast socle and square base with floral garlands, on ball feet.
England, circa 1775.
Height: 8 ¹⁄₅ in. (21 cm)
A very important pair of empire ormolu and patinated bronze four-light candelabra. Four others identical examples are still in the throne room in St.James Palace and they were bought directly to Thomire by George IV in Paris(RCIN 11853).