at back of base: (Meissen porcelain crossed swords)
Marks and Labels
Dr. and Mrs. [Eleanore Elkins Widener] Alexander Hamilton Rice; her son, George D. Widener Jr. [1889-1971]; bequest 1972 to NGA.
- Fanciful Flourishes: Ornament in European Graphic Art and Related Objects, 1300-1800, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, brochure, no. 56, as Candelabrum and Girandole: Swan Among Rushes by Johann Joachim Kaendler and French 18th Century.