Fascinating Antique Spanish Revival Figural Chandelier with Knights & Crests, Original Polychrome Finish NC749 - For Sale
Fascinating Antique Spanish Revival Figural Chandelier with Knights & Crests, Original Polychrome Finish NC749
This is a captivating antique Spanish Revival iron five-light chandelier from the 1920’s, in its original polychrome finish. This figural chandelier features five knights in armor, and has a fabulous crackled finish. The chandelier begins with a canopy overlaid with stylized foliate detail, and comes down in a chain to a beaded loop finial accented with florets and volutes. Below, a leafy crown is followed by bright polychrome florets that fasten iron bands to the chandelier body. The band are connected by knights, each flanked with volute detail and accented below with a red and blue shield. The chandelier arms curl back to support crenellated bobeches encircled with red rope detail, and the chandelier finishes in a dangling polychrome finial. This light fixture is in excellent condition; it has been professionally rewired and comes with all the necessary attachments for modern installation. The chandelier body measures 19 ½” wide and 23” tall, and the fixture is 38 ½” long overall.