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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 242

    A FRENCH ORMOLU, ROCK CRYSTAL AND CUT-GLASS FIFTEEN-LIGHT CHANDELIER

    19TH CENTURY AND LATER ASSEMBLED

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU, ROCK CRYSTAL AND CUT-GLASS FIFTEEN-LIGHT CHANDELIER
    19TH CENTURY AND LATER ASSEMBLED
    With a palm frond corona hung with tiers of prisms and suspending chains and a central flame finial emitting alternating scrolling double candlearms each with scrolling foliage and urn form sockets, the center punctuated by a ram's mask, and single candle arms with urn form sockets supported by an animal head, the whole hung throughout with pear, rosette and teardrop prisms and with a pear drop pendant, alterations and replacements, electrified
    42 in. ( 107 cm.) high, 36 in. (91.5 cm.) diameter


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