A fine Russian Neoclassical gilt bronze and glass six-light chandelier<BR />late 18th/early 19th century
Lot 1261W
A fine Russian Neoclassical gilt bronze and glass six-light chandelier
late 18th/early 19th century
US$ 20,000 - 30,000
£12,000 - 18,000
Lot Details
A fine Russian Neoclassical gilt bronze and glass six-light chandelier
late 18th/early 19th century
The beaded overarching coronet with faceted drops above two tiers, the lower tier issuing scrolling elements each surmounted by a crescent moon, as well as six candle arms, inset with a later amethyst-colored glass panel, suspending clusters of faceted drops, a second, earlier ruby glass panel will be provided to the buyer.
height 36in (91.5cm); diameter 28in (71cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    H.M. Luther Inc. Antiques, New York
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