French 19th Century Neo-Classical St. Burl Walnut And Ormolu Six Arm Chandelier
Item # 8544
A wonderful and most unique French 19th century Neo-Classical st. burl walnut and ormolu six arm chandelier. The elegant chandelier is centered by a richly chased inverted ormolu bottom final amidst fabulous foliate patterns with a hammered design in a striking satin and burnished finish. All set on a most impressive veneered Burl Walnut base. At the center is a most decorative large ormolu band with foliate and rosettes, with three pairs of elegantly scrolled arms. Each pair of arms are centered by a richly chased eagle accented with large acanthus leaves. The arms finish with foliate and finely detailed candle cups and bobeches. The majestic ormolu pierced top crown displays foliate chasings, with rosettes, acanthus leaves and a striking swaging berried laurel garland.