Lot 83

Large Empire chandelier
Height: 143 cm.
Diameter: 100 cm.
France, 1800 - 1810.

Bronze, cast, chased and gilded, glass discoloured and cut. Smoothed hoop arranged around a central pole with eighteen acanthus leaf arms and a corresponding number of burning points. Down through vegetable ormoluziers, a cut crystal glass ball and drop curtain. The hoop is backed by several inner hoops, which and the outer hoop are each decorated with dense prismatic curtains. Ceiling crown with palmette decoration in alternating height with prismatic curtain, the rods are covered by glass chains in conical form. (12410111) (13)


Large Empire chandelier

Height: 143 cm.
Diameter: 100 cm.


France, 1800 - 1810.

Bronze; cast, wrought, applies; clear and cut glass.