1890' French Antique Louis XV Crystal Murano and Bronze Cage Chandelier. In this sale a wonderful rare 19th century french Louis XV cage chandelier in original condition coming from a castle from here, La vallée de la Loire.
The design is really a work of art, a catch eye for sure! And the quality is on the top of the chandeliers I had during the last 30 years.Large and heavy, the bronze frame is covered with hundreds clear crystals and many blue Murano drops with clear deep color. The Murano drops have different sizes and the blue color is more intense in the center of the chandelier than on periphery.
Only chandelier is 281/3 (72cm) tall. Tall to the canopy 56"1/2 (144cm) can be reduced to 35"1/2 (90cm) and all sizes from 35"1/2 to 56"1/2. In the other hand for lower ceilling the chandelier can be attached directly without the chain and will be about 30 tall. The wiring, sockets in candles has been changed some years ago and are in perfect condition, in actual norms.
The candles have some trace of use on surface and are not original but old from the 30'. Please note that the chandelier comes without the bulbs. This is not a copy or reproduction but an original, we only have antique or vintage french lights, nothing new here. This item comes from our region. I travel on the road to find for you the most lovely antiques you would like to have in your home.
About condition: in perfect working condition, nothing missing, no dents or scratch on crystals. Some light traces of use or missing gilt on bronze that gives a wonderful patina you will only have after the work of time, nothing else can gives this result, please look at close up photos to see far better than when the chandelier is hang on ceiling. Each line of beads have been checked, everything has been seriously cleaned and verified. Naturally you will have to ask for a professional to fixe the chandeliers and connect to electricity and control if everything is alright, then open the light. About looking condition please look at the pictures to have more than a simple description, really wonderful.You will see that one photo (3) is darker, taken by night to make you see how it is nice too with very low ambiant light, then the blue crystals appears clearer. Due to the nature of the item, vintage and antiques, all items are offered as is condition. I must give an invoice at real sale final price with exact description. Covid: The items are cleaned another time just before wrapping. All the wrapping is made with gloves.
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