Six branch polished lacquered brass style Dutch Chandelier
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Six branch polished lacquered brass style Dutch Chandelier

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Six branch polished lacquered brass style Dutch Chandelier:
with typical scrolling branches, baluster stem and large centre sphere with circular loops above and below. Circa 1820-30.
Please Note: The price does not include wiring. More Available.

Height: 18" - 46cm
Width: 19" - 48.5cm
Glossary Words

lacquered

Painted with a tinted or clear varnish which on metal, prevents, or considerably delays tarnishing.

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.

baluster

A term used to describe the stems of chandeliers, meaning shaped like a balustrade; curvaceous, with a series of urns.

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