19th Century Italian Beaded Crystal Chandelier Empire Style
From Liguria, a region in Northern Italy, closed to the French Border, a lovely one-light antique chandelier with a gold-leaf gilded iron circular structure, beaded crystals and crystal flowers. Mid 19th century, Empire taste, Good age related condition, working wiring for Italian standard, 1 E14 light bulb.
height: 89 cm
diameter: 32 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.