Sehr eleganter großer Empire-Kronleuchter, Südfrankreich, 19. Jh.

A large and very elegant cut-crystal chandelier of tent and basket form, crystal-cut swags hanging from the top two-tiered rings which are enhanced with square cut crystals. Graduated chains of prism are leading to the main ring adorned with flower head shaped crystals. The ring issuing eight plain candle arms, now electrified. Diminishing three-tiered rings with facetted prism terminate in a large ball. A large chandelier of geometrical form, the restrained mounts support a design of symmetry and almost modern clarity. South of France, late 19th century, now wired internally with electric lights. Height: 4ft 10 in ; Diameter: 2ft 10 in

PERIODE/OF THE PERIOD: Frankreich, Empire,  19. Jh. /France, Empire  19th ct.
MATERIAL/MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Metal, facettiertes Kristallglas / Metal, crystal glass
ZUSTAND/CONDITION: Exzellent. Min. Gebrauchs- und Altersspuren, min. Abrieb/Excellent. Minor wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading
148 cm (58.27 in. )
DURCHMESSER/DIAMETER: 85 cm (33.46 in. )
Price Upon Request