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Arts and Crafts Brass Chandelier with Five Handel Overlay Shades

Auction:
2140
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$3,000$3,000

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2140
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 22, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

Arts and Crafts Brass Chandelier with Five Handel Overlay Shades, Meriden, Connecticut, early 20th century, square domed ceiling mount above square shaft suspending five square hollow rods and shade mounts supporting hexagonal brass shades with stylized foliate overlay on striated caramel and white slag glass panels, the leaves painted green against a red ground, two shades retain a metal maker's tag signed "HANDEL," 43 in. drop.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

corrosion, one shade has a crack approx. 1 in. in length

Keywords

Meriden, metal maker, Connecticut, Chandelier, Classical music, George Frideric Handel, Shade

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