“CALDWELL” Doré Bronze Crystal Light Fixture (8-Light)
Ca. 1912 A rare and whimsical fixture by E.F. Caldwell of New York. Adorned with oversized luminous crystal hung from every scrolling branch of golden bronze. It’s stepped acorn body is fully decorated with reed & ribbon and organic flourishes- capped with a crystal bowl and terminating at a berried-bud finial with hanging crystal ball. A stunning fixture to behold- truly unique. 30″H x 20″W SKU: DF1021
At the turn of the 20th century the E.F. Caldwell Company was the most sought after metalwork designer and manufacturer in the United States. With a specialty in electric lighting, their high quality castings and opulent beaux arts designs were favoured by the architects of the ‘Gilded Age’ mansions and large public buildings.