This 42-light chandelier is of cut glass mounted on a gilt brass frame.
Chandelier by Unknown Artist, 1830
© The Bowes Museum
- Art Fund grant:
- £200 ( Total: £400)
- Acquired in:
- F M Ellis
The cut drops are either of facetted pear or octagonal shape. From a gilt metal finial a shower of drops falls to the tier of lights, which are arranged in four groups on scrolling branches. Below the lights sit two tiers of pear-shaped drops.
Earl Fitzwilliam, Wentworth Woodhouse, Yorkshire.