Great midcentury chandelier. Four tiers of Felci elements to tightly fence the bulb and the hardware.
Hard to find true opaline glass which shows his unique fading from blue to amber.
Piastra technique. Opaline glass is poured over a mold with the general shaping and spread to meet the shape, than curved when still hot. The shape is previously pressed hot with a fracco carrying the fern design.
The curves are highlighted by the opaline finishes. First upper tier carries 26 long double felci elements and the other tiers are made with 39 single elements
OF THE PERIOD
PLACE OF ORIGIN
DATE OF MANUFACTURE
Late 20th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES
H 30.71 in. x Dm 29.93 in.
H 78 cm x Dm 76 cm
29.93 in. (76 cm)