A Spanish Colonial gilt bronze twenty-one light chandelier of monumental size
Lot 1602W
A rare Spanish Colonial gilt bronze twenty one light chandelier of monumental size
Sold for US$ 35,850 inc. premium
Lot Details
A rare Spanish Colonial gilt bronze twenty one light chandelier of monumental size
Peru
last quarter 19th century

The arching corona above a central reeded baluster issuing four tiers of scrolling candlearms ending in leaf cast candlecups, each held aloft on the raised arm of a putto, joined by dense clusters of floral swags adorned with countless trumpeting putti affixed as if ascending and descending the heavenly realms .
approximate height 6ft 8in (2.05m); diameter 4ft 8in (1.42m)
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