• 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  

    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)