A pair of unusual Japanese carved wood candlestick holders in the form of oni (19th century, Japan)

Date 19th century
Ref No 8j1
Description A pair of unusual antique Japanese carved wood candlestick holders in the form of tall red oni, one holds a ball, which may represent the flaming pearl. The stand on naturalistic wood bases and the actual candlestick holder erupts out of the their heads and is carved to look like smoke or clouds.
Condition good
Price gbp 3900.00 (Pound Sterling)
Width 17.00cm
Height 60.00cm
Depth 14.00cm