Vintage light fixtures
A beautiful chandelier of exquisite Bohemian overlaid ruby and white glass hand painted with colorful floral sprays and gilt accents. The luminous center bowl hangs from a majestic doré bronze crown and is surrounded by six doré bronze candle holders. Bohemian glass artisans are considered among the finest in history and works of such extraordinary design are highly collectible. Circa 1830.
Antique 1920s era metal lamp base has been hand-painted. Hand-dyed Turkish Starling silk lampshade, dyed from pale teal into deep mauve and covered on the sides with gold metallic net with turquoise swirls. Front panels are covered in an exquisitely detailed gold beaded metallic net. Small panels are embellished with beautiful Nouveau/Egyptian style gold embroidered netting. Victorian era chenille and metallic trim crown the top of the shade. The hand beaded fringe is in matching tones. 2250.