• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 258

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND CUT-GLASS SIXTEEN LIGHT CHANDELIER

    MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND CUT-GLASS SIXTEEN LIGHT CHANDELIER
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    Of cage form, the stiff-leaf cast upper corona with upswept foliage, hung with pendants and suspending beaded chains and a lower corona headed by winged putti, issuing scrolled branches with circular drip-pans and tooled nozzles, with ball boss, minor losses and replacements to glass elements, fitted for electricity
    48½ in. (123 cm.) high; 27 in. (68.5 cm.) diameter


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