Tall Candle Floor Stands
Chippendale design tall candle floor stands.
¶ Plate CXX. Three candle stands; the stand B is composed of fretwork; Three of those are to be glued together to make the whole complete. A is the plan of a; the others need no farther explanation to a workman.
¶ Plate CXXI. Three candle stands. These are all intended to hold a certain number of candles; as that on the left hand to hold seven; the middle stand to hold Three at the sides, and a brass branch in the middle, on the top, with more; that on the right hand is for Three brass branches, and one large one on the top. You have likewise a plan of the claws, with their projections. The heights are all fixed, but may be made higher if requisite.
¶ Plate CXXII. Three candle stands in a different taste; the heights are fixed, and the designs so plain, that little needs be said to a workman, and a gentleman wants no directions.
¶ Plate CXXIII. Three designs of stands, intended for carving, and nothing of directions can be said concerning them, as their being well executed depends on the judgment of the workman.
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