Lot 521

Pair of candlesticks "Dulongrelief"
Meissen 1740-43
Each standing on a round, multi-pass, profiled base with gold edges. Rocaillé reliefed shaft with embracing putto and nymph. Binshalf-like end crowned by baluster-shaped spout. Colourful floral painting all around, gold edges. Porcelain, at the bottom underglazed blue sword mark. Model by Johann Joachim Kaendler and Peter Reinicke. (visible fire and shrinkage cracks)h=31,2 and 31,5 cm respectively