“GIBSON” Louis XV Brass Chandelier (12-Light)
Ca. 1905 A magnificent chandelier boasting twelve honey-gold arms on a beautiful Louis XV style body. Originally a combination gas-electric fixture, this chandelier has been converted to all-electric but still retains it’s original gas keys on six of the lower arms. Sumptuously decorated with asymmetrical, whimsical flourishes and fancies.
Note the attached image from the original “Gibson Gas Fixture Company”catalogue depicting this very fixture priced at $120.00 in 1905. The cost of an average home during this period in time was approx. $4000.00.
36″H x 24″W SKU: CH1000