Chandelier

Chandelier
Title
Chandelier
Date 
ca. 1895
Medium 
Bronze, Favrile glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 36 x 13 1/2 in. ( 91.4 x 34.3 cm ) Each (shade): 3 x 4 5/8 in. (7.6 x 11.7 cm)
Description 
Moorish-style bronze and Favrile glass chandelier with six miniature shades; central bronze shaft with three curved arms attached to central ring decorated with interlocking circles of twisted wire; six shades hang from lower rim on thin straight shafts wound with twisted wire; 30 bronze chains of varying lengths made up of circular links and ending in bronze balls hanging from lower edge of main ring. Elongated shades, pinched near aperture, are divided into ten panels; in transmitted light shades are orange and ridges are light yellow to white.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.6
Marks 
etched inside shades: "L.C.T."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group