Pair of large gilded wood candle holders, Italy end of the 19th century

Pair of large gilded wood candle holders, Italy end of the 19th century

Pair of large candlesticks in turned and carved wood, stuccoed and gilded with cherubs, acanthus leaves and gadroons, resting on three claw feet and a ball foot at the back.
One side is neither decorated nor gilded because they were intended to be placed in the corner of a chapel or along a wall. They are equipped with two patinated metal receptacles intended to collect the melted wax.

Height: 66.34 in
Upper diameter: 10.63 in
Lower diameter: 12.6 in