English mid 19th century twelve branch Dutch style Chandelier
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English mid 19th century twelve branch Dutch style Chandelier

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English mid 19th century twelve branch Dutch style Chandelier:
the scrolling candle branches on two tiers; with baluster stem and
typical centre sphere; the brass polished and lacquered.
Circa 1860 and restored.
Please Note: The price does not include wiring.

Height: 23" - 58.5cm
Width: 24½" - 62.0cm
Glossary Words

Dutch

Style of brass chandelier dating from the 17th century, the main features being a baluster stem, S-shaped branches and a reflective sphere, sometimes with up to four tiers of candle branches. It features frequently in paintings of 17th century Dutch interiors. Amusingly, in Holland, this style is known as English! In the U.S.A. it is commonly referred to as Williamsburg.

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