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Fifteen-light chandelier

Date:
ca. 1785–90
Culture:
French
Medium:
Gilt bronze, rock crystal
Dimensions:
H. 39 7/16 in. (100.2 cm); Diam. 35 1/2 in. (90.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gilt Bronze
Credit Line:
Purchase, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, by exchange, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.44
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 528
[ Jacques Perrin , until 1985; sold to MMA ]
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