Pair of bronze girandoles. United States, 1850


DIETZ, BROTHER AND COMPANY, New York manufacturing

Pair of triple branched gilt bronze girandoles with crystal pendeloque drops representing a Elizabethan couple.

United States, Rococo Revival Style, circa 1850

Total height: 44 cm (17-1/4 in.) - Width: 40 cm (15-3/4 in.)

A similar model (with single branch) is the collections of the Anglo-American Museum in East Baton Rouge, Louisiana. One characteristic of American productions are that the figures are in the same direction unlike European works.

- "Nineteenth Century Lighting, Candle-powered Devices : 1783-1883", by H. Parrot Bacot, Schiffer publishing, 1987

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014020857