12 Light Chandelier #2073 by Napoleone Martinuzzi for Venini
Italy | c. 1922
Extraordinary example of an early and large Martinuzzi form. Comprised of handblown glass and a metal structure. Each of the 11 arms ends with one hanging glass shade surrounding a single Edison-sized socket. One center shade/ socket as well.
h. 49.0" diam. 45.0"
Condition: Very good vintage condition. Recently re-wired with new sockets added.
Notes: Published: Venini Catalogue Raisonné. Pg. 24, ex. 80, for a similar example,
Ref: 62 NM 01