Candlesticks, between 1890 and 1900

  • Goodnow and Jenks, American, 1887-1905

Sterling silver

  • Overall (each): 9 1/4 × 3 5/8 × 3 5/8 inches (23.5 × 9.2 × 9.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase with funds from Mr. and Mrs. Charles Theron Van Dusen in memory of Charles Theron Van Dusen

1984.7

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Colonial revival
  • Sterling silver
  • Lighting
  • Candlesticks
  • Boston

Gebelein Silversmiths (Boston, Massachusetts, USA)

Nancy C. Moore. 1984-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

McClinton, K. M. Collecting American Nineteenth-Century Silver. New York, 1968, p. 101 (ill). Hood, G. American Silver. New York, 1971, p. 241 (ill). The Quest for Unity: American Art between World's Fairs, 1877-1893. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1983, p. 178, no. 97. Bulletin of the DIA: Annual Report (1984): p. 14 (fig. 12).

Goodnow and Jenks, Candlesticks, between 1890 and 1900, sterling silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase with funds from Mr. and Mrs. Charles Theron Van Dusen in memory of Charles Theron Van Dusen, 1984.7.