Description & Technical information

Qianlong period
A rare pair of Chinese export candlesticks of European silver form with octagonal bases, the chimneys with the crest of Sir Richard Chase, Sheriff of Essex, the base with a distinctive cell-pattern border similar to that of the Jephson/Chase service of 1735. 

Date:  1744
Period:  18th century, Qianlong, circa 1745-50
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 27 cm (10⁵/₈ inches)
Categories: Oriental and Asian Art