Unusual Russian Brass and Glass Chandelier
Sold for $2,000
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 are a few missing prisms. No sign of damage. All of the sockets light up. The candle sleeves have cracks and are slightly soiled.
Matches lot 116.