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Large Louis XV Style Forty-Eight-Light Chandelier, French, circa 1885

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A monumental Louis XV style gilt bronze and cut-glass forty-eight-light chandelier. The frame is variously stamped with numbers and 'JL.' This rare and exceptional chandelier has a central cut-glass baluster stem, surrounded by an undulating cage frame from which two tiers of acanthus cast scrolling arms extend. The chandelier is hung overall with extremely large shaped prisms and flower head drops, and terminates in a fabulous pear shaped glass finial.

Details

  • In the Style Of
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    Circa 1885
  • Dimensions

    H 99.22 in. x Dm 63 in.

    H 252 cm x Dm 160 cm

  • Diameter
    63 in. (160 cm)
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    B62152
  • Reference number
    LU102801963502

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