A French Plafoniere Ceiling Light
Reference No: 427
An early 20th century French Louis XVI style gilt brass and crystal-bead ‘Plafoniere’ basket-shaped crystal ceiling light, the circular rim decorated with repoussed continuous-ribbon patterns, the crystal bead chains tapering down to a fine, gilt finial. Note the good colour of the gilt brass, and the excellent, shallow proportions. Area of Paris, circa 1900.
Condition report: In excellent, unrestored condition. This chandelier requires to be re-wired to Australian safety standards.
Dimensions: Diameter 28 cm, height 40 cm.