A SUPERP QUALITY WILLIAM IV CHANDELIER OF EXCEPTIONAL SIZE
The main ring with scroll branches arranged on two levels these with drop hung scallop edged drip pans and storm shades finely engraved with roses, thistle leaves and shamrock the corresponding cast ormolu bands mounted on the main ring and upper corona both with ormolu rosettes. The chandelier of classic tent and waterfall design, the cascading chains of an unusual pattern and the concentric rings hung with eight sided spangles and faceted prismatic drops.
|Height||223.5 cm (88")||Width||152.5 cm (60")|
|Provenance||Attributed to Handcock and Rixon suppliers of the largest chandelier ever made to The Dolmabahce Palace Istanbul Turkey 1853|