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Monumental Italian Crystal and Bronze Chandelier with 20 Lights and Crystal Stem
Located in Houston, TX
Incredible large bronze and crystal chandelier with etched crystal stem And etched crystal ball. Large shaped crystals with draping adorn this Spectacular piece. Eight up lights an...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Italian Bronze and Crystal Beaded Chandelier
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Graceful lines and an abundance of crystal prisms define this wonderful 1940s Italian Versailles-style chandelier. The chandelier consists of a bronze frame which has acquired a plea...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Louis XVI Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

19th Century Italian Bronze and Crystals Chandelier
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful and refined Italian circa 1880s chandelier four lights. In bronze and completely covered drops of crystal. The crystal exudes the typical brightness; the drops are finely w...
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Antique 1880s Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Oversized Italian, Two-Tone Crystal and Bronze Chandelier
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
A large bronze two-tone chandelier draped with crystal.   
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Early 20th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Italian Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier
Located in Charleston, SC
Italian gilt bronze and crystal six light chandelier with scrolled arms, centered urn, and floral motif. Originally candles.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

Italian Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier
Located in Charleston, SC
Italian gilt bronze and crystal four light chandelier with lower centered intertwined crystal basket, scrolled arms, and floral motif. Originally candle powered. Dealers please call ...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

Venetian Crystal and Bronze Chandelier, Italy, circa 1930s
Located in Wiesbaden, Hessen
Wonderful large three-light bowl shaped chandelier , Italy, circa 1930s. This beautiful fixture is handcrafted of hundreds of venetian crystal flowers supported by antique bronzed c...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Brass

Italian Midcentury Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier
Located in Mt Kisco, NY
Dramatic cut crystal drop chandelier with eight electrified arms. Glass bobeches compliment the center glass sphere.
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Vintage 1950s Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

Antique Italian Beaded Eighteen-Light Bronze and Crystal Chandelier
Located in Brea, CA
Impressive large Italian chandelier with two-tier of lights, 18 in total. Beautiful patina bronze frame with round cut crystal beaded strands and extra large French pendant crystals....
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20th Century Italian Louis XV Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Italian Crystal and Bronze Six-Light Chandelier with Obelisk and Pendeloques
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian crystal and bronze six-light chandelier from the mid-19th century, with central obelisk, pendeloques and rosettes. Born in Italy during the third quarter of the 19th centu...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Italian Crystal Chandelier
Located in San Francisco, CA
An exceptional pear shape eight light chandelier. The gilt metal frame accented with bold and robust large size crystal drops and glass buttoning along with gilt tole leaf highlights...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

  • Italian Crystal Chandelier
  • Italian Crystal Chandelier
  • Italian Crystal Chandelier
  • Italian Crystal Chandelier
H 48 in. Dm 36 in.
19th Century Italian Louis XVI Style Bronze and Crystals Chandelier
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful and refined Italian Louis XVI style, circa 1880s chandelier nine lights. In bronze and completely covered drops of crystal. The crystal exudes the typical brightness; the d...
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Antique 1880s Italian Louis XVI Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

20th Century Italian Art Nouveau Gilded Bronze and Crystals Chandelier
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Splendid italian art nouveau chandelier in gilded bronze 5 lights, 1910s. Beautiful crystal pendants of different frome. The crystal exudes its typical luster. Perfect condition read...
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Vintage 1910s Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Pair of Large Italian Bronze and Crystal Chandeliers with 20 Lights
Located in Houston, TX
Beautiful shaped crystals that are very clear 12 lights on the perimeter And 6 up lights and one down light at the crown. Spires are around The perimeter to adorn these pieces.
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Early 20th Century Italian Beaux Arts Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Early 20th Century Italian Patinated Bronze, Crystal and Amethyst Chandelier
Located in Charleston, SC
An Italian Baroque style patinated bronze, crystal and amethyst chandelier, circa 1920, featuring a birdcage style body and fifteen-candle lights. The chandelier has been cleaned and...
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Early 20th Century Italian Baroque Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

20th Century Italian Gilded Bronze and Crystals Chandelier
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
20th century beautiful and elegant chandelier 18 lights golden bronze and crystals circa 1920s. The bronze is richly worked and finished in details even the drops are finely worked g...
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Vintage 1920s Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze

Bronze Italian Chandelier
Located in Dallas, TX
Beautiful bronze Italian chandelier, 15-light amazing for a dining room, measures: 15 - 4" wax candle covers.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

  • Bronze Italian Chandelier
  • Bronze Italian Chandelier
  • Bronze Italian Chandelier
  • Bronze Italian Chandelier
H 32 in. W 28 in. D 28 in.
Bronze and Rock Crystal Chandelier with Amber, Smoke and Amythest Crystals
Located in Houston, TX
Beautiful nine-light crystal chandelier; having beaded accents on the arms and grape clusters of crystal. Rock crystal, amythest, smoke and clear crystal adorn this exquisite piece...
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Late 20th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Rare Italian Chinoiserie Style Pagoda Form Bronze, Crystal and Beaded Chandelier
Located in New York, NY
A rare Italian multi light chinoiserie style pagoda form bronze, cut crystal and beaded crystal chandelier of great detail embellished with crystal chains and prisms.
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20th Century Italian Chinoiserie Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

19th Century Italian Louis XVI Style Bronze and Crystals Large Chandelier
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful and refined Italian Louis XVI style, circa 1880s chandelier sixteen lights. In bronze and completely covered drops of crystal. The crystal exudes the typical brightness; th...
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Antique 1880s Italian Louis XVI Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

2 Handmade Italian Midcentury Gilt Bronze & Crystal Chandeliers, Angelo Brotto
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Italian Mid-Century Modern handmade crystal and gilt bronze chandeliers or pendants inspired by Angelo Brotto showing the influence of pre-neoclassical Etruscan primitivism a...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

19th Century Italian Dore' Bronze and Crystal Chandelier with Amethyst Accents
Located in Buchanan, MI
19th century Italian doré bronze and crystal chandelier with amethyst accents.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Baroque Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

18th C Venetian Rococo Crystal and Bronze Chandelier
Located in Charleston, SC
An 18th century eight-light bronze and crystal chandelier with hand molded and cut prisms and blown spears.
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Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Rococo Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Late 19th Century Neoclassical Italian Bronze Crystal Wood Chandelier
Located in Firenze, IT
Late 19th century neoclassical Italian chandelier with 24 lights, hammered bronze, wood and all original clear crystal elements, perfect condition and beautiful vintage patina, measu...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze, Steel

19th Century Empire Bronze and Crystals Luxury Chandelier
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful and refined Empire, 1800s chandelier twelve-light. The bronze has a beautiful antique brown color patina. In bronze and completely covered drops of crystal. The crystal exu...
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Antique Early 1800s Italian Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Italian Vintage Crystal Chandelier or Lantern with Bronze Frame, 1950s
Located in Clivio, Varese
Gorgeous vintage midcentury chandelier or lantern with beautiful work of crystal beads and glasses on brass / bronze lamp frame. Original from the midcentury, made in Italy, 1950s. ...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Brass, Bronze

20th Century Italian Louis XVI Style Bronze and Crystals Swarovski Chandelier
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful and refined Italian Louis XVI style, circa 1940s chandelier six lights. In patinated bronze and completely covered drops of crystal Swarovski. The crystal exudes the typica...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Louis XVI Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal

Monumental Italian Crystal Chandelier
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Majestic 1940s, Italian crystal, gilt-wood and bronze two-tier chandelier in the Neoclassical style. The chandelier is composed of a gilt-wood center column, a bronze frame with a Gr...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Neoclassical Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze

Italian Gilt Bronze & Crystal Chandelier Attr. Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte
By Fontana Arte, Pietro Chiesa
Located in New York, NY
Elegant Italian Mid-Century gilt bronze and crystal chandelier in the Modern Neoclassical spirit. The gilt bronze frame is arranged in a circle and composed of alternating sober tor...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Wonderful Baguès Beaded Italian Bronze Crystal Beaded 12-Light Basket Chandelier
By Maison Baguès
Located in Roslyn, NY
Wonderful large beaded Italian bronze and crystal beaded 12-light basket form chandelier in the manner of Baguès.
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20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Beautiful Beaded Italian Gilt Bronze Clear Crystals Hot Air Balloon Chandelier
Located in Roslyn, NY
A beautiful beaded Italian gilt bronze and clear crystals hot air balloon form chandelier with 6 candelabra lights completely rewired with new sockets.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Belle Époque Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Tiered, Italian, Crystal Chandelier, circa 1900
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Grand, two-tiered, elegantly appointed, turn of the century, gilt bronze and crystal chandelier from Northern Italy. 18 cascading and scrolling arms sit amidst crystal towers, flower...
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Antique Early 1900s Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Pair of Crystal and Rock Crystal Chandeliers
Located in Cypress, CA
Desirable pair Venetian Rock Crystal and lead crystal bronze 6-light chandelier, the frame is unique all arms are beaded and enhanced with large crystal stars. Centered with Rock Cry...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Rock Crystal, Rock Crystal, Crystal, Bronze

Early 20th Century Italian Crystal Basket Chandelier Gilt Bronze Empire Style
Located in Milan, IT
A charming twelve-light Empire style Italian crystal chandelier, a gilded cast bronze chandelier realized in Italy in the early 20th century, richly decorated with waterfall crystal ...
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Early 20th Century Italian Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze, Bronze

Large European Bronze Dore and Crystal Chandelier with 37 Lights
Located in Houston, TX
Exquisite bronze chandelier in antique finish with large crystals a beautiful female head adorns eight branches which holds three candles on the lower circle of this piece. Eight c...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

19th Century Gilded Bronze and Crystals Antique Chandelier, Set of 2
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful and refined Italian antique pair of chandeliers ten-light. In gilded bronze and completely covered drops of crystal. The crystal exudes the typical brightness; the drops ar...
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Antique 1880s Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

20th Century Italian Crystal Chandelier Ten-Light Gilt Bronze Cage Frame
Located in Milan, IT
A romantic crystal and gilt bronze chandelier of Italian origin, a ten-light pendant dating back to the mid-20th century, with a beautiful birdcage shaped frame, adorned with cast gi...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Louis XV Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

19th Century Italian Crystal Chandelier
Located in Dallas, TX
Elegant 19th century French crystal chandelier lavishly decorated with diamond-shaped prisms, crystal teardrops, and draped with strands of crystal beads. The ornately contoured cage...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Crystal, Bronze, Iron

Neoclassical Style Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi
By Gherardo Degli Albizzi
Located in Florence, Tuscany
This Russian Neoclassical Style Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi is a faithful replica of visible ones in the State Rooms of Ermitage Museum in St. Peters...
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2010s Italian Neoclassical Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

20th Century Italian Empire Style Crystal Chandelier with Gilt Cast Bronze Putti
Located in Milan, IT
A charming Italian twentythree-light gilded cast bronze chandelier realized circa 1970s, richly decorated with waterfall crystal festoons and pendants, with a birdcage Empire style o...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze, Bronze

20th Century Louis XVI Style Gilded Bronze and Crystals Chandelier
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful and refined Italian Louis XVI style, circa 1940s chandelier eight lights. In gilded bronze and completely covered drops of crystal. The crystal exudes the typical brightnes...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Louis XVI Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

French Empire Style Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi
By Gherardo Degli Albizzi
Located in Florence, Tuscany
French Empire style gilt bronze and cut crystal chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi with eight lights. This chandelier is characterized by classical plate embellished with gilt bron...
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2010s Italian Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze, Bronze

"Il Pezzo 12 Round Chandelier" Led Lamp in Light Bronze and Crystal
By Il Pezzo Mancante
Located in Firenze, IT
Il Pezzo 12 is a female figure suspended in the air, carrying in her womb the light. It’s nimble, refined, addictive. The solid crystal, illuminated by LEDs, creates suggestive refra...
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2010s Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze, Brass

"Il Pezzo 3 Long Chandelier" LED lamp in light bronze finish and crystal
By Il Pezzo Mancante
Located in Firenze, IT
Inspired by Arabic calligraphic art and the icon of the classical candelabrum is Il Pezzo 3 chandelier, with a hand-forged brass structure and elegant “candles” crafted from solid cr...
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2010s Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze, Brass

Bronze, Crystal & Gilt Wood Regency Style Chandelier
Located in Norwood, NJ
Impressive and Elegant Bronze, Crystal & Gilt Wood Regency Style Chandelier. Antique Bronze, Crystal & Carved Wood Chandelier circa 1910 Versailles style 10 Light Electrified / Worki...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze

Baltic Style Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi
Located in Florence, Tuscany
A wonderful 12 lights chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi in the style of Russian Baltic Neoclassic period. The elegant top crown suspends Bohemian crystal drops supported by a beve...
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2010s Italian Baltic Chandeliers and Pendants

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Lapis Lazuli, Malachite, Marble, Crystal, Bronze

"Il Pezzo 3 Long Chandelier" Small Size in Bronze Shadow Finish and Crystal
By Il Pezzo Mancante
Located in Firenze, IT
Inspired by Arabic calligraphic art and the icon of the classical candelabrum is "Il Pezzo 3 Chandelier", with a hand-forged brass structure and elegant “candles” crafted from solid ...
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2010s Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Brass, Bronze

French Empire Style Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi
By Gherardo Degli Albizzi
Located in Florence, Tuscany
This French Empire Style Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi has got twenty lights and features high quality handcrafted details. Top crowns in characterized...
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2010s Italian Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Italian Art Nouveau & Art Deco Murano Pink Crystals Tear Drop Bronze Chandelier
Located in Coimbra, PT
Beautiful antique Italian Art Nouveau and Art Deco Murano pink crystals tear drop bronze chandelier in a radial pattern with a very sparkling effect typical of Hollywood style and gl...
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Early 20th Century Italian Hollywood Regency Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze, Bronze

French Rococò Style Gilt Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi
By Gherardo Degli Albizzi
Located in Florence, Tuscany
This finely chiseled French Rococò Style gilt bronze and crystal chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi has twenty-four lights and it shows classical features of that period such acant...
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2010s Italian Louis XV Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Louis XIV Style Silvered Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi
By Gherardo Degli Albizzi
Located in Florence, Tuscany
Louis XIV Style Silvered Bronze and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi: birdcage chandelier in silvered bronze with rosettes and big crystal drops. This chandelier features...
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2010s Italian Louis XIV Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Pair of Italian Chinoiserie Pagoda Form Beaded Glass and Crystal Chandeliers
Located in New York, NY
A pair of unique Italian silvered bronze, cut crystal and beaded crystal multi-arm chinoiserie pagoda form chandeliers of exquisite craftsmanship.
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Chinoiserie Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Baltic Style Gilt Bronze, Glass and Crystal Chandelier by Gherardo Degli Albizzi
By Gherardo Degli Albizzi
Located in Florence, Tuscany
This Neoclassical Baltic Style Chandelier 54-lights by Gherardo Degli Albizzi, is enriched with Cobalt Blue glass . The elegant top crown suspends Bohemian crystal drops supported by...
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2010s Italian Baltic Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

Chandelier with Crystal Drops, Italy, 20th Century
Located in Milano, IT
Large chandelier with 24 arms made of treated bronze. Crystal drops. Manufactured in Italy, first half of the 20th century.
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Early 20th Century Italian Other Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

18th Century Gilt Bronze Italian Chandelier
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Stunning, gilt bronze, serpentine-arm chandelier originally made for candles and featuring a wonderful variety of crystal shapes. Now wired for U.S. current.
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Antique Late 18th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

"Il Pezzo 12 Long Chandelier" Led Lamp in Light Bronze Finish and Crystal
By Il Pezzo Mancante
Located in Firenze, IT
Il Pezzo 12 is a female figure suspended in the air, carrying in her womb the light. It’s nimble, refined, addictive. The solid crystal, illuminated by LEDs, creates suggestive refra...
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2010s Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze, Brass

Italian Crystal and Glass Chandelier with Turned Wood Column
Located in Charleston, SC
This Italian chandelier (probably from Genoa) features a turned and painted central wood column, undulating arms, tole leaves, and a vast array of clear and colored (amethyst and amb...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Revival Chandeliers and Pendants

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Iron, Bronze, Brass

"Il Pezzo 12 Long Chandelier" Black and Rose Bronze and Crystal LED Lamp
By Il Pezzo Mancante
Located in Firenze, IT
Il Pezzo 12 is a female figure suspended in the air, carrying in her womb the light. It’s nimble, refined, addictive. The solid crystal, illuminated by LEDs, creates suggestive refra...
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2010s Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Brass

Large Crystal Chandelier
Located in PARIS, FR
Important Louis XV-inspired chandelier with twenty light-arms in patinated bronze with plated branches in beveled crystal. The central barrel, covered with baluster-shaped crystal is...
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Vintage 1920s Italian Louis XV Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Bronze

  • Large Crystal Chandelier
  • Large Crystal Chandelier
  • Large Crystal Chandelier
  • Large Crystal Chandelier
H 59.06 in. Dm 43.31 in.
Italian Antique Bronze Finish Crystal Murano Glass Flush mount / Drum Chandelier
Located in New York, NY
Contemporary Italian Art Deco Design customizable round chandelier/pendant of drum shape, entirely handcrafted, with an antique bronze finish. The nicely scalloped airy brass structu...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

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Italian Crystal And Bronze Chandelier For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic italian crystal and bronze chandelier available at 1stDibs. Each italian crystal and bronze chandelier for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using metal, stone and bronze. There are 68 variations of the antique or vintage italian crystal and bronze chandelier you’re looking for, while we also have 23 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect italian crystal and bronze chandelier —, we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century are available. A italian crystal and bronze chandelier, designed in the Mid-Century Modern, Modern or Empire style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. You’ll likely find more than one italian crystal and bronze chandelier that is appealing in its simplicity, but Il Pezzo Mancante, Gherardo Degli Albizzi and Antonio Ciulli e Figlio produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much are Italian Crystal And Bronze Chandelier?

A italian crystal and bronze chandelier can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $5,931, while the lowest priced sells for $814 and the highest can go for as much as $54,013.

Finding the Right Chandeliers Pendant Lights for You

Chandeliers — simple in form, inspired by candelabras and originally made of wood or iron — first made an appearance in early churches. For those wealthy enough to afford them for their homes in the medieval period, a chandelier's suspended lights likely exuded imminent danger, as lit candles served as the light source for fixtures of the era. Things have thankfully changed since then.

While gas lighting during the late 18th century represented an upgrade for chandeliers — and gas lamps would long inspire Danish architect and pioneering modernist lighting designer Poul Henningsen — it would eventually be replaced with the familiar electric lighting of today.

The key difference between a pendant and a chandelier is that a pendant incorporates only a single bulb into its design. Don’t mistake this for simplicity, however. An Art Deco–styled homage to Sputnik from Murano glass artisans Giovanni Dalla Fina (note: there is more than one lighting fixture named for the iconic mid-century-era satellite — see Gino Sarfatti’s design too), with handcrafted decorative elements supported by a chrome frame, is just one stunning example of the elaborate engineering that can be incorporated into every component of a chandelier.

Chandeliers have evolved over time, but their classic elegance has remained unchanged. Not only does the right chandelier prove stunning, but it can also offer a certain sense of practicality. These fixtures can easily illuminate an entire space, while their elevated position prevents them from creating glare or straining one’s eyes. Certain materials, like glass, can complement naturally lit settings without stealing the show. Brass, on the other hand, can introduce an alluring, warm glow. While LEDs have earned a bad reputation for their perceived harsh bluish lights and a loss of brightness over their life span, the right design choices can help harness their lighting potential and create the perfect mood. A careful approach to lighting can transform your room into a peaceful and cozy nook, ideal for napping, reading or working.

For midsize spaces, a wall light or sconce can pull the room together and get the lighting job done. Perforated steel rings underneath five bands of handspun aluminum support a rich diffusion of light within Alvar Aalto's Beehive pendant light, but if you’re looking to brighten a more modest room, perhaps a minimalist solution is what you’re after. The mid-century modern furniture designer Charlotte Perriand devised her CP-1 wall lamps in the 1960s, in which a repositioning of sheet-metal plates can redirect light as needed.

The versatility and variability of these lighting staples mean that, when it comes to finding something like the perfect chandelier, you’ll never be left hanging. From the whimsical — like the work of Beau & Bien’s Sylvie Maréchal, frequently inspired by her dreams — to the classic beauty of Paul Ferrante's fixtures, there is a style for every room. With designs for pendants and chandeliers across eras, colors and materials, you’ll never run out of options to explore on 1stDibs.