French Empire Style Bronze Chandelier
A well cast patinated and gilded bronze nine light chandelier in the classic French Empire style. The gilded corona supports three decorative patinated and gilded bronze chains from which hang the large ‘oil’ reservoir surmounted with a gilded flame. Nine decorative scroll arms attach to the reservoir by gilded classical masks; the bottom of the reservoir decorated with a large circular gilded star and acorn. Originally the chandelier held candles which are now electrified. French late 19thC.
Dimensions: 31″H (79cm) x 28″D (711)