Black Forest Lusterweibchen Style chandelier
Mid 19th Century Black Forest Lusterweibchen style chandelier. Luster (light) weibchen (woman). The exceptional hand carved and painted woman with a head covering is extending a beckoning hand. She is surrounded by four extensions that hold base lights encased in frosted glass shades suspended in a wrought iron chain with marvelous scrollwork accents. It has been rewired to meet US electrical standards.
Paint is in good condition for its age. No repairs to any of the parts. Shades were added later.
H= 40 Inches without canopy.
W= 37 Inches
D= 26 Inches
Weight: 21 lb.