Regency Chandelier by Unknown Artist

Ceiling plate composed of acanthus leaves in brill ormolu, beneath which is an inverted cut-glass bowl with 12 facetted drops.

Details

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
114 x 81 cm
Art Fund grant:
£300 ( Total: £500)
Acquired in:
1967
Vendor:
Charles Lumb & Sons

It has 6 ormolu arms from which hang 12 lozenges and facetted drops. At the base five rows of lustre drops cascade to a central ball.

Venue details

Cannon Hall Museum, Park and Gardens Bark House Lane, Cawthorne, BARNSLEY South Yorkshire S75 4AT 01226 790 270 www.cannon-hall.com

Entry details

Free to all

Easter – Oct
Tue – Sun,10am – 4pm
(Open bank holiday Mon)

Nov, Dec and March
Sat – Sun, 12noon – 4pm

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