This chandelier is build around a gilded brass frame with sinuous curves covered with clear crystal plaquettes and several rows of rosettes and pampilles in clear and amber crystal linking them. The central stem is a succession of hand blown crystal balusters (“pieces d’empilage”) surmounted by a brass canopy having arms and pending plaquettes. This chandelier is terminated by a suspended large faceted bottom sphere.
IN THE STYLE OF: Louis XV
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Europe
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1920
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Bronze, Crystal
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
HEIGHT: 28 in. (71 cm)
DIAMETER: 22 in. (56 cm)