Candlestick, 16th century

  • Italian

Wood and gesso with gilding, metal

  • Overall: 23 13/16 × 7 1/16 × 7 3/16 inches, 3.4 pounds (60.5 × 17.9 × 18.3 cm, 1.5 kg)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar B. Whitcomb

37.172.2

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Italian
  • Gilding
  • Metal
  • Wood
  • Gesso
  • Leaves (plant materials)
  • Candlestick
  • Italy
  • Paws (animal components)

(Giuseppe Salvadori, Rome, Italy); purchased by Mr. & Mrs. Edgar B. Whitcomb [1866-1953] (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1937-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Italian, Candlestick, 16th century, wood and gesso with gilding, metal. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar B. Whitcomb, 37.172.2.