At an art fair, an artist recorded sales of 53 candles of two different sizes and a total of $269 collected. The smaller candle sells for $4 and the larger candle sells for $7. What is the system of equations that can be used to find the number of the smaller candles, x, and the number of the larger candles, y, that were sold?

A: x+y=269

4x+7y=53

B: x+y=53

4x+7y=269

C: x+y=53

7x+4y=269

D: x+y=269

7x+4y=53

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