An exceptional French 19th century Louis XVI st. hand painted porcelain and ormolu nine arm chandelier. The chandelier is centered by a fine bottom acorn inverted finial amidst richly chased foliate movements with etched details. The central hand painted porcelain displays charming foliate and floral patterns and an ormolu finial. The arms are adorned with acanthus leaves and display foliate candle cups. Above the three supports is the scrolled top crown with an inverted foliate final. All original gilt throughout.