An extremely rare Pair of Barr Flight and Barr ‘Music’ Candlesticks

An extremely rare Pair of Barr Flight and Barr 'Music' Candlesticks, of cylindrical shape, the sconces with flared rims, raised up on canted octagonal bases, each painted with a ruined Monastery or Abbey, framed within a thick gold rectangular panel reserved on a salmon pink ground gilt with panels of vermiculi and greek key pattern.

Circa 1804-10

Provenance
Incised B and Crescent marks to the underside of each and painted script marks.

Exhibited
Private English Collection. The O’Donaghue Collection

The International Art Treasures Exhibition, The Victoria and Albert Museum, 1962.

Literature:

Illustrated Henry Sandon, Flight and Barr Worcester Porcelain 1783-1840. pl 57. p. 75.

Dimensions

Height: 7 Ins (18cms.)

Item No. 1800

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