National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Candlestick French 16th Century, probably Saint-Porchaire (Deux-Sevres), or Paris region
French 16th Century (ceramist)
Candlestick, c. 1547/1559
lead-glazed fine earthenware
overall (height): 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in.) overall (diameter of base): 16.6 cm (6 9/16 in.) gross weight: 707.000 gr
Widener Collection
1942.9.352
On View
From the Tour: French Renaissance Ceramics
Object 1 of 3

Exhibition History

1850
Works of Ancient and Mediaeval Art, Society of Arts, London, 1850, (Catalogue of Works of Ancient and Mediaeval Art Exhibited at the House of the Society of Arts), no. 600, 20.
1857
Art Treasures of the United Kingdom: Museum of Ornamental Art, Art Treasures Palace, Manchester, 1857, not in catalogue.
1862
Special Exhibition of Works of Art of the Mediaeval, Renaissance, and More Recent Periods on Loan at the South Kensington Museum, June, 1862, South Kensington Museum, London, 1862, no. 1203.

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