Pair of nine-branch candelabra by Paul Storr

Candelabra have stepped square feet which support tapering altar-shaped plinths which are engraved with the full heraldic achievement, crests and coronet of the 4th Earl Fife.

Details

Medium:
Silver gilt bronze
Dimensions:
89 cm
Art Fund grant:
£20,000 ( Total: £120,000)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
M Turpin

These works were acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.

Provenance

Commissioned by 4th Earl Fife; sold by Fife family at unknown date (possibly c1907); John Hardy c1990; purchased by present vendor 1997; stolen October 1997; recovered March 1999.

Venue details

Duff House Low Street, BANFF Aberdeenshire AB45 3SX 01261 818181 www.duffhouse.org.uk

Entry details

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