• Leading Lights  auction at Christies

    Sale 5943

    Leading Lights

    25 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 33

    CHARLES J. WEINSTEIN COMPANY

    CHANDELIER, CIRCA 1931

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CHARLES J. WEINSTEIN COMPANY
    CHANDELIER, CIRCA 1931
    probably produced in the Czech Republic, clear and frosted moulded glass, chrome-plated metal mount with chain
    29¼ in. (74 cm.) diameter


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    According to Charlotte and Peter Fiell in 1000 Lights: 1878-1959, the design appeared in the 1927-28 catalogue for retailer C.J. Weinstein of New York City.

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    Literature

    Charlotte & Peter Fiell, 1000 Lights: 1878-1959, London, 2004, p. 283 (model illustrated)