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Artist
Robert Tyrill, English, active c. 1720–1757
Title
Candlestick (set of eight)
Date
1752–1753
Medium
Sterling silver
Dimensions
overall: 12 5/8 × 8 × 7 3/4 in. (32.1 × 20.3 × 19.7 cm) .A (candlestick): 12 1/4 × 8 × 8 in. .B (bobeche): 1 11/16 × 3 3/4 in. diameter
Credit Line

The Rienzi Collection, museum purchase funded by the Rienzi Society and George S. Heyer, Jr.

Current Location
Rienzi
BALLROOM
Accession Number
2001.583.A,.B
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

The Al-Tajir Collection; [Christie’s, New York, 19 October 2001, lot 345]; purchased by MFAH, 2001.