Unusual Russian Brass and Glass Chandelier
Sold for $2,125
first half 20th century, the five-light chandelier with a standard set with aqua blown-glass spherules, supporting sprays of drops on a pineapple-molded base, hung with brass swags with drops, the brass candle arms supporting turned brass sockets and drip pans set with dramatic scrolled brass supports, hung with swags of glass prisms and drops along the lower edge.
h. 41", dia. 18-1/2"
Provenance: Nesle Inc., New York, New York; Estate of Edward "Ted" L'Engle Baker and Ann McDonald Baker, Jacksonville, Florida.
**There is one rosette missing near the top and a few missing prisms as well. No sign of damage. All of the sockets function.
Matches lot 117.