A Pair Of High Quality French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Solid Ormolu Chandeliers
Item # 8690
An outstanding pair of high quality French 19th century Louis XVI st. solid ormolu twelve light chandeliers. Each chandelier is centered by a fine bottom acorn inverted finial below the fluted support with fitted richly chased chandelles and striking acanthus leaf movements. Branching out from the detailed quiver shaped central support are elegantly scrolled arms adorned with acanthus leaves and ending in finely chased floral candle cups with a most decorative interlocking design. Each central fut is decorated with impressive designs of Vitruvian scrolls, entrelacs lacs et les rosaces and large detailed acanthus leaves in a rich satin and burnished finish. All below the original chain and canopy.