• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7784

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 767

    A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU, ROCK CRYSTAL AND FACETED GLASS FOUR-BRANCH CHANDELIERS

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY GERMAN

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU, ROCK CRYSTAL AND FACETED GLASS FOUR-BRANCH CHANDELIERS
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY GERMAN
    Each with a central baluster shaft issuing scrolled branches, some shaped as double-headed eagles, hung with beads and droplets, the lower tier branches with circular drip-pans and nozzles, further hung with pendants, with ball boss, fitted for electricity, minor losses and replacements
    24 in. (61 cm.) high; 19¼ in. (49 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF JAIME ORTIZ-PATIÑO (LOTS 767 - 769)