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Fantastic Franco Luce for Seguso Murano Glass and Brass Chandelier, 1970s
By Franco Luce
Located in Rome, IT
Elegant two-tier chandelier with eight white "lattimo" striated glass petals supported by a gold-plated hardware by Franco Luce, Murano, Italy, 1970s. Excellent vintage condition.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Italian Vintage Murano Chandelier, 50 Glass Rondini
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Rare Italian vintage Murano chandelier. The fixture is made up of 41 individual hand blown glass elements hanging (transparent and white “lattimo”) from a chrome frame. Each piece cl...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Italian Murano Six-Tier Felci Glass Chandelier, 52 Glasses
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Beautiful and huge Italian Murano chandelier composed of 52 splendid transparent glasses that give a very elegant look Period: 1970s Dimensions: 55.10 inches (140 cm) height with cha...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Italian Midcentury Brass Chandelier, 1970s
Located in Savona, IT
Italian-made chandelier produced in the 1970s. Brass-plated aluminum ceiling rose. Curved methacrylate diffuser and brass-plated aluminum. Good general conditions, some signs due ...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Pair of Pink Polar Murano Glass Chandelier, Italy, 1970s
Located in Rome, IT
Spectacular Murano chandelier. It consists of dozens of pure Murano glass leaves. Four E 27 lights. Measures: Height with chain cm 100 (39 inches) without chain cm 40 (16 inches).
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Brass Pendant Light Fixture, Vereinigte Werkstaetten, Germany, 1970
By Vereinigte Werkstätten Für Kunst Im Handwerk, Florian Schulz
Located in Austria, AT
A large and square brass pendant light fixture manufactured by Vereinigte Werkstätten Munich, Germany, in Mid-Century, circa 1970 (late 1960s or early 1970s). This gorgeous fixture i...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Stunning Kinkeldey Chandelier, 1970
By Kinkeldey
Located in Rijssen, NL
This modernist iceglass chandelier with 30 glasses was designed by the Kinkeldey design team during the 1970s, and manufactured in Germany. A very elegant Kinkeldey chandelier, it is...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

  • Stunning Kinkeldey Chandelier, 1970
  • Stunning Kinkeldey Chandelier, 1970
  • Stunning Kinkeldey Chandelier, 1970
  • Stunning Kinkeldey Chandelier, 1970
H 27.56 in. Dm 16.93 in.
Midcentury Sciolari Style Brass Chandelier, 1970s
By Gaetano Sciolari, Staff Leuchten
Located in Aachen, DE
Wonderful midcentury brass chandelier in the manner of Sciolari made by Staff Leuchten, manufactured in Germany, circa 1970s. Sockets: 15 x E14 small bulbs./ max. 40 watt each- G...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Small Mid-Century Modern White Coated Pendants Lights, Germany, 1970s
By Glashütte Limburg
Located in Almelo, NL
Interesting set of eight Mid-Century Modern white coated pendants lights produced in Germany, 1970s. These pendants will contribute to a luxurious modern character of the (hotel-bar)...
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Late 20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Modernist Kinkeldey Two-Tier Chandelier, 1970s, Germany
By Kinkeldey
Located in Antwerp, BE
This modernist glass ice block chandelier by Kinkeldey, Germany, 1970s has a polished brass frame supports multiple glass elements.
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

Elegant Chandelier in the Style of Venini ‘1970’
By Venini
Located in Rome, IT
Elegant chandelier in Murano glass in the style of Venini.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Murano Glass

1970s Sciolari 12-Arm Polished Chrome Chandelier
By Lightolier
Located in New York, NY
A 12-arm chandelier in polished chrome by Gaetano Sciolari for Lightolier, USA, circa 1950. Wired for US; in very good condition. Takes 24 candelabra base bulbs, 40 watts max each....
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Gilt Brass and Crystal Glass Chandelier by Kinkeldey, Germany, 1970s
By Kinkeldey
Located in Aachen, DE
A stunning five-tier chandelier by Kinkeldey, Germany, manufactured in circa 1970-1979. A handmade and high quality piece. The chandelier features a 24-karat gold-plated four-tier st...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Brass

Large Designer Cascading Chandelier Murano Glass by Doria, Germany, 1970s
By Doria Leuchten Germany
Located in Aachen, DE
A special large cascading chandelier by Doria, manufactured in Germany, circa 1970s with 6 Murano ice glasses. Wonderful form and stunning light effect. Sockets: 6 x E14 small bulb...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Murano Glass

Pair of Kalmar Ice Glass Chandeliers Pendant Lights, 1970
By Kalmar Lighting
Located in Austria, AT
A pair of beautiful ice glass light fixtures by Kalmar, Austria, manufactured in midcentury, circa 1970 (late 1960s or early 1970s). Each chandelier is made of 28 massive ice blocks ...
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Vintage 1960s Austrian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal, Chrome

Rare Midcentury Pendant Lamp or Chandelier by Peill & Putzler, 1970s, Germany
By Peill & Putzler
Located in Munich, DE
Exceptional, elegant and large Mid-Century Modern pendant lamp or chandelier by Peill & Putzler, Germany, 1970s. Executed in glass and brass. The lamp needs 4 x E27 Edison screw fit...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

1 of 2 Stunning Chandelier, Brass and Crystal Glass by Kinkeldey, Germany, 1970
Located in Aachen, DE
A stunning four-tier chandelier by Kinkeldey, Germany, manufactured in circa 1970-1979. A handmade and high quality piece. The ceiling fixture and the frame are made of brass and has...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Gold Plate, Brass

Guzzini Chandelier with Three Adjustable Lights White and Chrome, Italy, 1970s
By Guzzini
Located in Roma, IT
This vintage chandelier of Guzzini features three spherical diffusers, which are all adjustable, and an white-painted metal frame. Measures: Diameter 35 cm, height 62. Spheres 13 ...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal, Steel, Chrome

Square Glass Ceiling Light by Veca, 1970s, Italy
By VECA
Located in Hagenbach, DE
A beautiful square glass hanging lamp made in Italy in the 1970s. The light is made of thick glass. It has an amazing transparent color and it is very solid. The four glass parts are...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Aluminum

Ceiling Pendant 'Poppy' by Svend Aage Holm Sorensen, 1970s
By Holm Sørensen
Located in Oslo, NO
Well made and decorative ceiling pendant in patinated brass. This is model 'Poppy'. Designed by Svend Aage Holm and made in Denmark by Holm Sørensen from circa 1970s second half. The...
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Vintage 1970s Danish Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

1 of 2 Murano Ball Pendant Light by Doria, Germany, 1970s
By Doria Leuchten Germany
Located in Aachen, DE
Doria ceiling light with large volcanic Murano glass ball. High quality of materials - gives a wonderful light effect when it is on. Heavy quality and in very good condition. Cle...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Murano Glass

Large Braun opaline Glass Pendant by Limburg, Germany, 1970s
By Glashütte Limburg, Helena Tynell
Located in Aachen, DE
A large round smoke tone opaline glass pendant designed by Limburg, manufactured in Germany, circa the 1970s. Great light effect. Sockets: needs 1 x E27 standard bulb with 100W max...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Extraordinary Aluminium and Murano Glass Ceiling Light by Mazegga, 1970s, Italy
By Mazzega
Located in Hagenbach, DE
A beautiful Murano glass hanging lamp made in Italy in the 1970s. The light is made of thick Murano. It has an amazing color and it is very solid. The three glass parts are secure to...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Aluminum

Large Round White Crystal Ice Glass Bowl by Doria, 1970s, Germany
By Doria Leuchten Germany
Located in Hagenbach, DE
A beautiful glass bowl hanging lamp made in Germany in the 1970s. The light is made of Murano glass. It has an amazing transparent color and it is very solid. The top of the lamp is ...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Aluminum

Pair of Italian Midcentury Pendants with Cutted Crystal Gemme, Milano, 1970s
Located in Milano, IT
Decorative and fine pair of chandeliers/pendants made in 1970 in Milano. Bunch of cutted crystals "Gemme" with a brass structure and one source of light; the crystals radiate a spec...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Metal, Brass

1 of 4 Stunning Pendants, Brass and Crystal Glass by Kinkeldey, Germany, 1970
By Kinkeldey
Located in Aachen, DE
A stunning three-tier chandelier by Kinkeldey, Germany, manufactured in circa 1970-1979. A handmade and high quality piece. The ceiling fixture and the frame are made of brass and ha...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Gold Plate, Brass

Round Crystal Ice Glass Bowl by Doria, 1970s, Germany
By Doria Leuchten Germany
Located in Hagenbach, DE
A beautiful glass bowl hanging lamp made in Germany in the 1970s. The light is made of Murano glass. It has an amazing transparent color and it is very solid. The top of the lamp is ...
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Vintage 1960s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Aluminum

1 of 2 Small Bubble Glass Pendant by Helena Tynell, Limburg, Germany
By Glashütte Limburg, Helena Tynell
Located in Aachen, DE
1 of 2 round bubble glass pendant designed by Helena Tynell for Limburg, manufactured in Germany, circa 1970s. Sockets: needs 1 x E27 standard bulb with 100W max each and compatib...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Red Triple Layered Brown/Red Glass Pendant Light, 1960s
By Holmegaard
Located in Steenwijk, NL
This large and very nice pendant lamp is made of red brown colored glass with a white inside. The glass is hung to the fixture by a metal ring with 3 connecting screws. This model is...
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Vintage 1970s European Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Vistosi Mid-century modern Murano Glass with White Stripes Italian Pendant, 1970
By Vistosi
Located in Denia, ES
Italian Murano bowl glass with white stripes pendant by Vistosi. Measures: 30 cm. A real stunning original vintage period lamp! Model made in hand-made by the greatest glassmakers (...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Art Glass

Dark Brown Glass Pendant by Jan Johansson for Flygsfors, Sweden, 1970s
By Flygsfors, Jan Johansson
Located in Frederiksberg, DK
Dark brown glass pendant with wooden handle on top - 1970s Scandinavian lighting design by Jan Johansson for Flygsfors, Sweden. Voluminous dark brown handblown glass shade with be...
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Late 20th Century Swedish Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass, Wood

Dinette, Red and White Acrylic Pendant Light by Bent Karlby, 1970, Lyfa
By Bent Karlby, Lyfa
Located in Frederiksberg, DK
Dinette by Bent Karlby, 1970, produced by Lyfa - Scandinavian Modern red and white acrylic plastic ceiling light in excellent vintage condition. This stylish pendant is made up of...
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Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Acrylic

Mid - Century Nickel and Crystal Chandelier, circa 1970s
Located in Wiesbaden, Hessen
Midcentury nickel and crystal chandelier in the style of Sciolari, circa 1970s. Socket: 12 x E14 Edison for standard screw bulbs. Excellent condition.
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Vintage 1970s European Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Nickel

Barovier & Toso Mid-Century Modern Amber Murano Glass Ceiling Chandelier, 1970s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Murano, Venezia
A very important ceiling lamp for its great size that reaches a diameter of 130 cm (inches 51.18). Composed of 32 glass elements called "Plates", in this beautiful ceiling light you...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Art Glass, Murano Glass

Italian 10-Light Mid-Century Modern Chandelier ITSO Artemide, circa 1970
By Vico Magistretti, Artemide
Located in Merida, Yucatan
10-light Mid-Century Modern chandelier in the style of Artemide. Chromed metal and opaline glass. Italy, circa 1970.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Mid-Century Modern Murano Glass Chandelier by Venini Art Glass VeArt, circa 1970
By Venini
Located in Merida, Yucatan
Beautiful and large pendant light in clear glass with green and amber tones attributed to Venini, circa 1970.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Exceptional Mid-Century Modern Pendant Lamp by Peill & Putzler, 1970s, Germany
By Peill & Putzler
Located in Munich, DE
Rare and elegant Mid-Century Modern pendant lamp by Peill & Putzler, Germany, 1970s. Executed in glass and black enameled metal. The lamp needs 1 x E27 Edison screw fit bulb, is wit...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

XXL Mid-Century Modern Chandelier or Cascading Pendant Lamp by Peill & Putzler
By Peill & Putzler
Located in Munich, DE
Elegant and large Mid-Century Modern chandelier or cascading pendant lamp: Three amber colored glass shades with gold stripes. Manufactured by Peill & Putzler, Düren, Germany, 1970s....
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Stunning Midcentury Chandelier Designed by Sciolari, 1970s
By Leola, Gaetano Sciolari
Located in Aachen, DE
Stunning nine-light brass chandelier, designed by Sciolari in the 1970s. Great geometrical shape. Very good condition. Sockets: 9 x E14 small bulbs. (max. 40 watts each) Dimens...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Pair of Vistosi Disc Murano Chandelier, 1970s
By Vistosi
Located in Rome, IT
The 24 discs of precious Murano glass are arranged on three levels.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Polar Murano Glass Chandelier, Italy, 1970s
Located in Rome, IT
Spectacular pair of Murano chandelier. It consists of dozens of pure Murano glass leaves. Four E 27 lights. Measures: Height with chain cm 100 (39 inches) without chain cm 40 (16...
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Charming Pair of Vistosi Chandeliers, Murano, 1970s
By Vistosi
Located in Rome, IT
24 Murano discs for each chandelier mounted on three levels: 12+8+4 amethyst glass handblown.
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Oscar Torlasco Optical Lens Chandelier by Stilkronen, Italy, 1970s
By Stilkronen, Oscar Torlasco
Located in Niederdorfelden, Hessen
Elegant circle and optics chandelier in chromed metal and glass designed by Oscar Torlasco, Italy in the 1970s. Design: Oscar Torlasco. Manufacturer: Stilkronen. Measures: diamet...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Nickel

Pair of Pink Amethyst Murano Disc Chandelier, 1970s
By Vistosi
Located in Rome, IT
Spectacular pair of Vistosi chandelier, each made with 50 pink Murano discs. Available also with a withe or amber discs. Chrome frame with nine E14 light bulbs. Adaptable to any el...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Mid-Century Italian Murano Franco Luce Art Glass and Gilt Brass Chandelier, Pair
By Franco Luce
Located in Coimbra, PT
Awesome pair of 1970s vintage Italian Murano Lily Calla art-hlass shades gilt chandelier and flower bouquet. Franco Luce Seguso chandelier with five handblown Murano glass leaves, wh...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Hollywood Regency Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Vintage Cut Glass Pendant Chandelier for Kamenický Šenov, 1970s
By Kamenicky Senov
Located in Prague 8, CZ
Czechoslovak cut glass and chrome-plated ceiling light, made in the former Czechoslovakia for Kamenický Šenov in the 1970s. It features chrome steel structure and seven cut glass lam...
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Vintage 1970s Czech Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal, Chrome

Large Chrome Space Age Sputnik Chandelier by Cosack, Germany, 1970s
By Cosack Leuchten
Located in Aachen, DE
Exclusive silver Sputnik pendant lamp designed by Cosack during the 1970s. Sockets: It needs 21 x E14 small bulb and function on voltage from 110 till 240 volts. Dimensions: Di...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Pair of Murano Disc Chandelier by Vistosi, Murano, 1970s
By Vistosi
Located in Rome, IT
Spectacular pair of chandelier by Vistosi made of 50 pink Murano discs.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Pair of Murano Disc Chandelier by Vistosi, Murano, 1970s
By Vistosi
Located in Rome, IT
Spectacular pair of chandelier by Vistosi made of 50 pink Murano discs.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Pair of Murano Glass Polar Chandeliers Italian Modern, 1970s
Located in Rome, IT
Murano polar ice chandelier, each with 88 precious hand blown glass leaves hanging on the brass frame. Spectacular light effect. Available three pairs of sconces. Provenance from a...
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Majestic Chandelier Amethyst Italian Design by Gino Vistosi, 1970s
By Vistosi
Located in Rome, IT
A chandelier of rare beauty and elegance. 136 Murano glass discs amethyst by Gino Vistosi, disposed in ten rows, forming two overlapping pyramids. A pair is available.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Iron

1 of 2 Stunning Chandelier, Chrome and Crystal Glass by Kinkeldey, Germany, 1970
Located in Aachen, DE
A stunning three-tier chandelier by Kinkeldey, Germany, manufactured in circa 1970-1979. A handmade and high quality piece. The ceiling fixture and the frame are made of chrome and h...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Chrome

Gilt Brass and Crystal Glass Encrusted Chandeliers by Palwa, Germany, 1970s
By Palwa
Located in Aachen, DE
A wonderful and high-quality gilded chandelier/pendant light fixture by Palwa (Palme & Walter), Germany, 1970s It is made of a 24-carat gold-plated brass frame decorated with hund...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Gold Plate, Brass

Gilt Brass and Crystal Chandelier, Sciolari Design by Palwa, Germany, 1970s
By Gaetano Sciolari, Palwa
Located in Aachen, DE
A wonderful and high quality gilded chandelier or pendant light fixture by Palwa -Design Sciolari, Germany, 1970s. It is made of a 24 carat gold-plated brass frame decorated with in...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Gold Plate, Brass

Pair of Midcentury Amber Murano Glass Discs Italian Chandeliers, 1970s
By Vistosi
Located in Rome, IT
Each chandelier is formed by 24 honey discs of precious Murano glass are arranged on floor levels. Nine lights. Measures: Height without chain 50 cm. Available also with white and p...
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Pair of Huge Kalmar 'Granada' Chandeliers Flush Mount Lights, Brass Glass, 1970
By J.T. Kalmar, Kalmar Lighting
Located in Austria, AT
Two square and very large 'Granada' light fixtures by J.T. Kalmar, Austria, manufactured in midcentury, circa 1970 (late 1960s-early 1970s). The lamps can be used as pendant light / ...
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Vintage 1970s Austrian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Felci Fern Clear Glass Barovier and Toso Murano Chandelier, 1970s
By Barovier&Toso, Venini
Located in Tavarnelle val di Pesa, Florence
Great midcentury chandelier. Four tiers of Felci elements to tightly fence the bulb and the hardware. Clear glass for a greater light output, the design on the leaves amplifies the ...
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Art Glass, Murano Glass

Felci Fern Opaline Glass Barovier & Toso Murano Glass Chandelier, 1970s
By Barovier&Toso, Venini
Located in Tavarnelle val di Pesa, Florence
Great midcentury chandelier. Four tiers of Felci elements to tightly fence the bulb and the hardware. Hard to find true opaline glass which shows his unique fading from blue to amb...
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Opaline Glass, Art Glass, Murano Glass

Petite Gilt Brass and Crystal Glass Encrusted Chandelier by Palwa, Germany 1970s
By Palwa
Located in Aachen, DE
A wonderful petite and high-quality gilded chandelier/pendant light fixture by Palwa (Palme & Walter), Germany, 1970s It is made of a 24-carat gold-plated brass frame decorated wi...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Crystal, Gold Plate, Brass

Huge Kalmar 'Granada' Chandelier Flush Mount Light Brass Glass 1970, One of Four
By J.T. Kalmar, Kalmar Lighting
Located in Austria, AT
One of four square and extra large 'Granada' (engl. 'Grenada') light fixtures by J.T. Kalmar, Austria, manufactured in midcentury, circa 1970 (late 1960s or early 1970s). The lamps c...
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Vintage 1970s Austrian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

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Mid Century 1970 Chandeliers For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of mid century 1970 chandeliers is available at 1stDibs. Frequently made of metal, glass and brass, all mid century 1970 chandeliers available were constructed with great care. Mid century 1970 chandeliers have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 20th Century. There are many kinds of mid century 1970 chandeliers to choose from, but at 1stDibs, Mid-Century Modern, Hollywood Regency and Scandinavian Modern mid century 1970 chandeliers are of considerable interest. There have been many well-made mid century 1970 chandeliers over the years, but those made by Gaetano Sciolari, Kalmar Lighting and J.T. Kalmar are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much are Mid Century 1970 Chandeliers?

Prices for mid century 1970 chandeliers can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, mid century 1970 chandeliers begin at $1 and can go as high as $125,000, while the average can fetch as much as $2,400.

A Close Look at Mid-Century Modern Furniture

Organically shaped, clean-lined and elegantly simple are three terms that well describe mid-century modern American furniture. The style, which emerged primarily in the years following World War II, is characterized by pieces that were conceived and made in an energetic, optimistic spirit by creators who believed that good design was an essential part of good living.

Postwar American architects and designers were animated by new ideas and new technology. The lean, functionalist “International Style” architecture of Le Corbusier and Bauhaus eminences such as Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Walter Gropius had been promoted in the United States during the ’30s by Philip Johnson and others. New building techniques, such as “post-and-beam” construction, allowed the International-style schemes to be realized on a small scale, in open-plan houses with long walls of glass.

Materials developed for wartime use became available for domestic goods and were incorporated into mid-century modern furniture designs. Charles and Ray Eames and Eero Saarinen, who had experimented extensively with molded plywood, eagerly embraced fiberglass for, respectively, pieces such as the La Chaise and the Womb chair. George Nelson and his design team created Bubble lamp shades using a new translucent polymer skin. Harry Bertoia and Isamu Noguchi devised chairs and tables built of wire mesh and wire struts. Materials were re-purposed: the Danish-born designer Jens Risom created a line of chairs that used surplus parachute straps for webbed seats and backrests.

As the demand for casual, uncluttered furnishings grew, more mid-century designers caught the spirit.

Classically-oriented creators such as Edward Wormley, house designer for Dunbar Inc., offered such pieces as the sinuous Listen to Me chaise; the British expatriate T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings switched gears, creating items such as the tiered, biomorphic Mesa table. There were Young Turks such as Paul McCobb — who designed holistic groups of sleek, blonde-wood furniture — and Milo Baughman, who espoused a West Coast aesthetic in lushly upholstered chairs and sofas with angular steel frames.

As the collection of vintage mid-century modern American furniture on 1stDibs demonstrates, this period saw one of the most delightful and dramatic flowerings of creativity in design history.

Finding the Right Chandeliers and Pendants 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, and antique and vintage chandeliers and pendant lights are popular in many interiors today.

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 light 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 that shares its name with 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 will the right chandelier prove impressive in a given room, 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 pendant lights and chandeliers across eras, colors and materials, you’ll never run out of options to explore on 1stDibs.