19th Century French Gilt Bronze and Crystal Twelve-Branch Floral Chandelier
Exceptional gilt bronze and crystal chandelier of French origin, a two tier twelve-light hanging fixture dating back to 1870 circa born for candle lighting, with a unique ormolu branches and flowers frame, richly adorned by crystal elements and faceted pendants. Beautiful original gilding.
Twelve curved arms ending with flower shaped ormolu bobeches suitable for E14 light bulbs.
In good condition ready to be hanged, rewired for Italian standards.
It dates back to the third quarter of 19th century and comes from a private palazzo of Milan.
height: 120 cm
diameter: 75 cm
Early 19th century Italian fire gilt cast bronze nine-light chandelier decorated with nine casting bronze arms, Rocaille casting bronze acanthus leaf ornamentation and chains. Excellent condition, with original fire gilding.
Born as church candle chandelier, this antique fire-gilded bronze sanctuary pendant has a great quality hand-crafted realization. Three cast bronze chains suspended from a fine bronze canopy beautifully elaborate in foliate details.
Very good condition, ready to be hanged and used.
We have cleaned and rewired for Italian standard, three small lights have been placed inside the lower cup, to lighten the beautiful leafed bronze crown on top of it.
It comes from a Piedmontese private residence, a family with a private chapel, Piedmonte is a Northern Italian region closed to French border and it is strongly influenced by French taste. Crystal pendants have been added later.
Size in inches 47" height by 32.5" diameter.Long candle lights suitable for 9 Edison 14 bulbs. Listed size is chandelier structure only, does no include any chain.
An important antique Louis XV style crystal and gilt bronze chandelier of French origin, a thirteen-light pendant dating back to the very early 1900, with a very original vertical structure, a birdcage shaped frame centred topped by crystal elements and adorned with crystal pinnacles. Seven handmade scrolled arms ending with romantic crystal spires illuminated with mignon bayonet light bulbs, fully arranged with Bohemian crystal drops and leaves. Six scrolling curved arms ending with flower shaped ormolu bobeiges suitable for E14 light bulbs. See pictures taken before cleaning and new wiring. We have disassembled each piece for cleaning, one arm showed an old restoration and only tree of the upper crystal leaves, daggers are different, are not original. Very good condition since restored and rewired for Italian standards. It dates back to very early 20th century and comes from a private family of Milan. This antique chandelier is subject to Belle Arti export visa and we are going to get it in October 2018.