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I don't think the size of the candlebra is a problem -- note the second photo of the piece on a table next to a chair.
The tall and beautiful mullen, which suggested one of the forms of the stately candlebra -- almost the first plant that puts forth in the spring, and amongst the first to wither -- was now to be seen marshalled in groups over the fallows, with its erect and half-dried spire hung round
You look about you with wide-open eyes, and take this crowd, this ceiling, those candlebra for splendour. "
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