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Catalog Number DEC.016
Title Chandelier
Artist unknown
Date 1715 circa
Description Antique English 18th century Baronial brass chandelair having two tiers of eight candleholders each; serpentine arms terminating to candledrips; bulbous turned standard, fine condition. (Simon Nager, 1979)
Object Name Chandelier
Material Brass
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Guy Fairfax Cary
Provenance 1962 - Gift of Mrs. Guy Fairfax Cary
Purchased in England by Mrs. Guy Fairfax Cary
Collection Decorative Arts
People Cary, Cynthia Roche (Mrs. Guy Fairfax Cary)
unknown
Notes Purchase price $2,010. Chandelier was installed in July of 1962.
Related Publications Redwood Papers (87)

"Minutes" May 1962.