Pair of Flares

Pair of large gilded wood candelabra

Provenance: personal collection of Juliette Greco. A photo exists, which shows the artist in her  interior, next to the flares.

Italy

Luca Chandelier, Circa 1820

Chandelier with 4 lights and 8 candles, cut crystal cup, carved and gilded wood, egret motifs on the upper part, crystal pendants, electrified to standards.

The “Lucca style”, a mixture of the Empire and Tuscan style, owes its appearance to Elisa Bonaparte, Napoleon’s little sister.

Circa 1820
Lucca, Italy

Crystal wall lamp

Large six-light wall lamp, iron structure with pearls, pendants and grape pearls in crystal.
XIX century,
Italy.