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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 129

    A SWEDISH ORMOLU, CLEAR AND RED GLASS SIX-LIGHT CHANDELIER

    LATE 18TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A SWEDISH ORMOLU, CLEAR AND RED GLASS SIX-LIGHT CHANDELIER
    LATE 18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    The pierced upper corona with upswept foliage hung with pendants and droplets, supporting from chains a pierced lower corona cast with lozenges centred by masks and issuing scrolled branches with shaped nozzles joined by conforming chains, pendants and droplets, the dish centred by a pinecone boss, losses and replacements to the glass elements
    30½ in. (77.5 cm.) high, approx; 30 in. (76 cm.) diameter, approx.


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