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Artist
English
Title
Pair of Torchères
Date
c. 1730–1740
Medium
Carved gilt-wood
Dimensions
Overall (each): 62 5/8 × 24 1/2 in. (159.1 × 62.2 cm)
Credit Line

The Rienzi Collection, museum purchase funded by the Rienzi Society

Current Location
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Accession Number
2017.377.1,.2
Classification
Furniture
Provenance

Said to be Richard Temple, 1st Viscount Cobham (1675-1749) for Stowe, Buckinghamshire; [Probably sold, lot 806 in the Christie’s auction, August 1848]; Unknown private collection; [Glaisher & Nash]; [Mallett, London]; Private collection, England; [Apter-Fredericks, London]; purchased by MFAH, 2014.