Category: Lighting

Louis XV petite commode

Late 18th Century Louis XV Petite Commode

Above right, a late 18th century Louis XV petite commode in serpentine form with a conforming brilliantly patterned marble top. Boldly grained walnut veneers are rimmed with banding. The pulls and escutcheons have an old bronzed color.Continue reading

Italian birdcage chandelier

Italian Birdcage Chandelier

An Italian birdcage chandelier, early 20th century, in a lavish neoclassical style. Arching gilt arms are lined with glass beads and support crystal chains and prisms. Some of the heavy prisms are colored. The candle sleevesContinue reading

French Empire chandelier

French Empire Chandelier

French Empire chandelier, with a black painted urn or bowl holding four ormolu bronze swans which branch to hold two candles each. The arms hang from rectangular-form chain connecting at a petalled top with aContinue reading

Continental Patinaed Chandelier

Continental Patinaed Chandelier

Large Continental patinaed chandelier. Our heaviest in wood and metals with a most attractive faux verdigris surface. Knop fitted arms with scrolls terminate in petalled drip cups on a central urn-form hub. This will need rewiringContinue reading