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Object Name: Candlestand
Date: 1790-1830
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Medium: Applewood, maple
Dimensions: Overall: 26 x 22 3/4 x 20 in. ( 66 x 57.8 x 50.8 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Applewood Chippendale style candlestand with oval top on tripod pedestal base consisting of vase-and-ring-turned column supported on serpentine legs and snake feet.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. William Sulzer
Object Number: 1942.98
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This candlestand was made by Peter Jellemie, the grandfather of Governor William Sulzer (1863-1941) of New York and husband of the donor. Sulzer's mother was Lydia Jellemie of Passaic, NJ.