Chandelier for nine-candles, Alexander I, St. Petersburg early 19th century.

An important chandelier for nine-candles in ormolu and patinated bronze with cut-glass bowls.

The leaf cast scrolled candle arms centern by a patinated mask, issuing four ormolu chains to the top. Both bottom and top with cut-glass bowls decorated with ormolu leafs and a cone final.

The extraordinary characteristics of Russian chandeliers from the period came from some of the foreign and skillfull manufacturers that imigrated to Russia in the late 18th century.

Condition: Excellent
Year: 1820
W: 83 cm
H: 150 cm