Praised for his innovative use of color, texture, and the unexpected, Darren Brown began his decorating career at Jonathan Adler, where he shaped the signature “world traveler” aesthetic of the iconic Parker Palm Springs. He is credited with recreating interiors for landmark midcentury properties by such architectural legends as Stewart Williams, William Cody, and John Lautner, and he recently oversaw an extensive reimagining of Gerald and Betty Ford’s legendary Rancho Mirage estate. His firm’s work has been featured in Architectural Digest, The Los Angeles Times Magazine, Town & Country, and Wallpaper.
Set of two pairs of 19th-century brass candlesticks
with interior push-up mechanisms. Larger pair have fixed pushers. Two buttons missing inside. Smaller candlesticks, 3.5"L x 2.75"W x 6.5"H. Minor wear.
Pair of 19th-century neoclassical-style doré bronze candelabra on
alabaster bases. Each accommodates seven candles and is accented by draped chains. The 6.5" square bases are supported by bronze lion paw feet. Some arms are turned inwards.
A pair of French monumental seven light gold
bronze empire candelabra, very heavy. Featuring divine entities, "Light Bearers." Flaming heads jetting out. Very rare items. Adorned with Neoclassic relief throughout the stem. Circa 1850s. Excellent condition.