Early Paint Decorated Candle Stand

Early Paint Decorated Candle Stand

Very early, ornate 19th century candle stand retains original black-over-salmon painted surface and gilt-painted decoration, which features a songbird and dragonflies nestled among profuse vine foliage border.

Hexagon shaped top above an extravagantly turned column, raised on spider shaped legs, ending in scroll feet with spur pads.

15” x 16” top, 29” height.

Circa 1820, provenance: estate of Harry Hartmann.

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