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The top was ornamented by vases, candelabra, and statuettes, in pairs, placed in a row.
Amid these curious relics, Madame Saillard always sat on a sofa of modern mahogany, near a fireplace full of ashes and without fire, on the mantel-shelf of which stood a clock, some antique bronzes, candelabra with paper flowers but no candles, for the careful housewife lighted the room with a tall tallow candle always guttering down into the flat brass candlestick which held it.
ART CONCEPTS IN DESIGN: The Mexican Tree of Life began when Spanish friars asked indigenous potters to create candelabras out of clay.
When it comes to candelabras in all styles, the Candelabra Centerpieces online store have certainly established themselves as a wonderful shopping resource.
5cm Transform the humble tea light by popping a few into any one of these fab candelabras.
Ronnie Wills performed the ceremony against a backdrop of garden arrangements of white roses, hydrangeas, bells of Ireland, hybrid delphinium, and snapdragons interspersed between antique iron candelabras holding pillar candles.
Candelabras are available in the home departments of most large high street shops or you may be able to pick up a vintage one in a second-hand store or at a car boot sale.
CANDELABRAS are one of those gorgeous covetable items for the home that rarely get used.
Contemporary Hollywood royalty -- including everyone from Pedro Almodovar, Mischa Barton, Drew Barrymore, Maria Bello, Orlando Bloom, Penelope Cruz and Will Ferrell to Milla Jovovich, Donovan Leitch, Courtney Love and Rose McGowan -- delicately held glasses of champagne and wandered amid crystal chandeliers, candelabras, King Louis XIV chairs, gilded mirrors, elaborate flower arrangements and heat lamps.
They dined by a pounds 550,000 pair of candelabras and pounds 300,000 of porcelain, on a pounds 6500 Regency table using Hanoverian cutlery worth pounds 13,000 and pounds 136,000 salt cellars.
In separating the fourth biennial FIDExpo from the innaugural 100% Design Moscow, they formed a curtain that had been symbolically drawn between two distinct design worlds: the world of FIDExpo (representing 'high style interior creation', with pianos, candelabras, and a quirky selection of antique reproductions), and across the divide, the clean white canvas of 100% Design Moscow.
Lofty candelabras entwined with flowers, designed by Tiger Lily, cast a romantic glow on the tables and the 13-piece Abe Guard orchestra drew everyone to the dance floor.
A large, subtly rendered wall drawing covered a surface near the photograph, and if one took in both pieces, a vocabulary of Cinto's forms emerged: Multipronged candelabras opening out into tiny incandescent light-bulbs, ladderlike shapes starting and ending nowhere, sublime treetops and mountain peaks jutting up and out from little, sketchy horizons.
Provisional Danza, the Madrid-based group led by choreographer Carmen Werner, framed her work in a darkened room illuminated by candelabras.