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Attributed to André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642 - 1732, master before 1666)
Paris, France, Europe (Place created)
77.5 × 81.3 cm (30 1/2 × 32 in.)
Each element of this chandelier-the curving arms, drip pans, and candle holders--is stamped with a
The chandelier's small size indicates that it was probably made for a library or private apartment. Its shape and square section arms are characteristic of the work of André-Charles Boulle. An engraving published in 1710 by