Six-light chandelier (one of a pair)

Gilt bronze | 63.5 x 49.5cm | c. 1740

Unknown Artist

Despite the chandelier's curvilinear outline and its scrolling branches that full-heartedly embrace the Rococo, the trelliswork pattern on the shaft is a remnant of the Régence period, dating this piece to about 1740.

Credit: The Lesley and Emma She...
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