A dramatic large scale silvered bronze 18-light Rococo style chandelier, French circa 1880; Each arm depicting grape vines with clusters of grapes, leaves and flowers with each bobeche shaped like an opening flower with the lights blooming from them, the center post is adorned with scrolling elements, ancanthus leaves and swags of flowers and flying among the vines is a small silvered bronze winged Bacchus. This is an exceptional example of French bronzework and of the opulence of the period. Recently rewired. drop: 48 in. 122 cm., diameter: 44 in. 112 cm.