Pair Antique French 19th Century Rocaille Style Gilded Hallmarked Candlesticks. Pair Small French Antique Late 19th Century Rocaille Style Gilded Gilt Metal Candlesticks. Small rocaille style candlesticks which have been beautifully gilded over light weight base thin metal. So collectible and sought after. Standing on a base and top by a tumultuous shaft adorned with cartouches, acanthus leaves, flowers and stylized scroll decorations. Removable bobeche tops with curved sloping edges. A bobèche is a cup or ring at the top of a candlestick, used to catch melted wax running down the side of the candle. Rocaille was a French style of exuberant decoration, with an abundance of curves, counter-curves, undulations and elements modeled on nature, that appeared in furniture and interior decoration during the early reign of Louis XV of France. It was a reaction against the heaviness and formality of the Style Louis XIV. The 2 beeswax candles are included. They would look wonderful displayed in your home. Circa late 19th century. They are hallmarked near the bottom shown in the pictures. Offered in fine used worn condition. Having noticeable wear, scuffs, scratches, marks, tears to the metal in places commensurate with usage & age. Cash upon collection is welcome. Checkout our other exciting collections available in ou shop gallery. Dimensions in centimetres of candlesticks without candles inserted each approximate 33cm High without candle 11.5cm Length of base 11.5cm Width of base height of each candlestick with candle inserted 57.5cm Size of each beeswax candle 24.5cm high. We securely wrap & pack all items to a professional standard. We can provide you with online tracking information. Deposit payments are non refundable. Upgrades & exchanges are available please ask. Cheshire Antiques Consultant we are a friendly family established business, our online gallery is based in Cheshire, UK. We carry a large exciting collection of significant 18th to 21st century inventory. Expert vendor of fine arts, paintings, sculptures & bronzes. Home interior antique, vintage furniture. Signs, plaques, Chinese porcelain, vases, silverware. Architectural, garden features & stone ornaments. We offer our clients exceptional professional customer service. Track Page Views With. This item is in the category “Collectables\Metalware\Brass\Candlesticks/ Holders”. The seller is “cheshirentiquesconsultant” and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Egypt, Reunion, South Africa.
- Style/ Period: Victorian
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: France
- Product: Candlesticks/ Candelabra
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Metal
- Original/Repro: Original