French 19th Century Neo-Classical Vert Patricia Marble And Ormolu Chandelier
Item # 8815
A handsome and most elegant French 19th century Neo-Classical six arm, seven light Vert Patricia marble and ormolu chandelier. The chandelier displays a triangular bottom marble tier with rounded corners and centered by a fine ormolu acorn finial and three additional richly chased finials. At each side are richly chased pierced ormolu mounts with palmette designs and a pair of fine elegantly scrolled arms at each corner. Each C scrolled arm displays an impressive mask and floral candle cups. At the center is the electrified frosted glass eternal flame flanked by tied berried laurel wreaths. Leading up, the three supports displays a reeded pattern with a central topie shaped inverted finial. The impressive pieced top crown is decorated with palmettes and acanthus leaf designs.