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Albert Paley
Sculptural Candlestick

Albert Paley  Sculptural Candlestick 1
Albert Paley  Sculptural Candlestick 1
Height: 20 1/4 inches
Width: 9 inches
Depth: 8 inches
American, 1989

A hand-forged sculptural candlestick by renowned Rochester metalsmith Albert Paley, comprised of ribbons of steel, perhaps reminiscent of a cattail and pond lily. This candlestick is #4 in a series of 20 that was commissioned by the defunct Dawson Gallery in Rochester to coincide with a 1989 exhibition of Paley's work; Paley is documented as thinking of piece as more of an example of sculpture than simply a functional candlestick. The candlestick is stamped on the base with signature, date and edition number.


Literature: The Art of Albert Paley, Edward Lucie-Smith, p. 202
Albert Paley  Sculptural Candlestick 2
Albert Paley  Sculptural Candlestick 2
Height: 20 1/4 inches
Width: 9 inches
Depth: 8 inches
American, 1989

A hand-forged sculptural candlestick by renowned Rochester metalsmith Albert Paley, comprised of ribbons of steel, perhaps reminiscent of a cattail and pond lily. This candlestick is #4 in a series of 20 that was commissioned by the defunct Dawson Gallery in Rochester to coincide with a 1989 exhibition of Paley's work; Paley is documented as thinking of piece as more of an example of sculpture than simply a functional candlestick. The candlestick is stamped on the base with signature, date and edition number.


Literature: The Art of Albert Paley, Edward Lucie-Smith, p. 202




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