Set of four gilt bronze table candelabra by Picard
French, 19th Century
Height 69cm, width 28cm, depth 28cm
The fine candelabra in this set are crafted form gilt bronze in an elegant late-nineteenth century Neoclassical style. Each candelabrum features five ornately scrolling branches moulded with acanthus leaves and other foliate detailing, as well as a sixth central vertical branch. The candelabrum head of each is supported atop a fluted column, complete with a foliate capital. The base of each column is finished with acanthus leaves and is set above a tripartite foliate moulded foot. The foot of each is raised on a triangular plinth moulded with Neoclassical style detailing. The bronzes are marked ‘H. Picard’.