Antique Fire Gilt Bronze Pendant / Chandelier with Rare Mythological Creatures

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Amazing and impressive bronze work of lighting art.

This great quality and heavy bronze chandelier has the most beautiful shape and golden color. In fact, in real life the color of this unique pendant is just as golden as the chandeliers or other artefacts that you find in churches. The two stunning pairs of handcrafted mythological creatures holding the glass shades in their mouths are an absolute joy to look at. They are sculpted in amazing detail and perfectly cast in bronze and fire-gilt afterwards. The process of creating such an impressive work of lighting art with these very costly materials was incredibly time consuming. This 19th century lamp, therefore, could only be afforded by churches and by the richest in society.

This stunning pendant too will be rewired for immediate and safe usage in the USA as well and worldwide delivery from our store to your door in 1 day is complimentary.

Maximum width x depth x height: 26.5 x 18 x 40 inches.

We have a passion for the unique, for quality, for stylish yet practical and for craftsmanship of years gone by. Your purchases will be extremely well packaged and we look forward to serving you (again),

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Details

  • In the Style Of
    Empire
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    1880-1890
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    40 in. H x 26.5 in. W x 18 in. D
    102 cm H x 67 cm W x 46 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Lisse, Netherlands
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU234138072113
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2016

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Lisse, NL

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