Chandelier with musicians
Gilt bronze and cut crystal pendants
Second half of the 19th century
Louis XVI style
H. 161 - D. 110 cm
Provenance: From a property in Eure et Loir
Rich Louis XVI style chandelier in finely chiseled gilt bronze with 24 sconces with a pattern of foliage, palmettes, rosettes and acanthus leaves. Three caryatids with fauns playing cymbals dominate the central shaft decorated with garlands of budding laurels and acanthus leaves. The set is adorned with an anthology of cut crystal pendants and rosettes.
Electrified to European standards.
Chandelier with musicians in gilded bronze and cut crystal, 19th century