Candle Embothrium speciosissimum


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This candle has been designed and made exclusively for the NGV design store in celebration of Christmas 2019.

Fragrance: Clove, Orange, Sandalwood & Thyme
Soy wax, double cotton, lead free wick.
Burn time 60 hours.
Hand poured in Melbourne by Grace and James.

James Sowerby (etcher)
James Edward Smith (author)
Embothrium speciosissimum 1793
plate 7 in A Specimen of the Botany of New
Holland, vol. 2, by James Edward Smith,
published by James Sowerby, London 1793
hand-coloured etching
23.6 x 16.0 cm (image and plate)
30.0 x 23.2 cm (sheet)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Joe White Bequest, 2015