Pair of candelabra by Matthew Boulton

Central draped figure of Apollo of Diana Supporting Palm-fronds.

Details

Medium:
Ormolu, bronze and white marble
Dimensions:
68 x 37 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10,790 ( Total: £91,162)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Christie's

Provenance

Probably Christie and Ansell's sale for Boulton 1778; Sir William Rush Meyrick (d.1848) for Goodrich Court, Herefordshire and by descent; George Moffatt c. 1871 at Goodrich and thence Hill Court; Christies 1982. Sold Christie's 1991.

Venue details

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