Candlesticks of comparable design were also produced at Bow at the same period. This example has the typical Derby patch marks. The candlestick is held by a looped branch at the back which has a thumb-rest in the form of a small shell. See also L2012.127.
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Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 72 (colour illus.). cat.no. 84
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Joseph Wright of Derby Margaret Oxenden circa 1757-circa 1759 8698 On display – 15th–19th c European art
Derby Winter from the rustic seasons circa 1750-circa 1755 L2012.111 On display – 18th c European porcelain
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