A French Empire Chandelier
Reference No: MM
A very fine early 19th century French Provincial, Empire period gilt and painted tole work six light chandelier, retaining its original chains and ceiling cup. The waist and each of the arms decorated with painted gilt ‘palmettes’ and wreaths, typical motifs of the Empire and Directoire styles.
Condition report: In original and unrestored condition, fully wired to Australian safety standards.
Dimensions: Diameter 40 cm, overall height 52 cm.