Hepplewhite Candle Stand Percy Feldenkreis Germantown Philadelphia Pa RARE!

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Dec 29, 2011
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Hepplewhite Candle Stand Percy Feldenkreis Germantown Philadelphia Pa RARE!

Description

Offered For Auction

A RARE Early 20th Century

REPRODUCTION

CANDLE STAND

HEPPLEWHITE STYLE

Walnut

Features an urn or vase pedestal

Cabriole Legs with beveled foot

Very Attractive

Marked:

Percy Feldenkreis
Cabinet Makers
Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Established 1905

Condition:

Very Good with minor nicks on the feet and some along the edge of the table top. All the marks are minor and could be removed easily. The piece is sturdy, tight and well constructed with a solid turned pedestal

Size:

24-1/4" tall x 12" diameter top

Candlestands were first introduced in the William and Mary Period (England 1680 -1710 & America 1690 -1730) They Served an obvious purpose and quickly became the elegant expression of design. Their presence was known through height and space, the candlestand has a quiet presence in the room.

The rise of the cabriole leg decides the difference between modesty and excellence. The higher the lift, the better the presentation. This piece has a modest well formed presentation and p
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