PAAVO TYNELL (1890 - 1973); TAITO OY
Large and important "Fantasia" chandelier, Finland, ca. 1948-53; Brass, enameled brass, three sockets; Stamped TT 9041 MADE IN FINLAND; To top of canopy: 58 1/2" x 32" dia.; Provenance: Latham Kearns Inc., New York, 1994. Copy of original receipt available.
Sale Price: $81,250
Estimate: $35,000 - $55,000
Eight each: taller arms with deeper cantilevers, shorter arms with shallower cantilevers, strands with two star-like elements, strands with three star-like elements. Light to moderate oxidation of brass evenly throughout. Some reattached star elements to brass wire. Light to moderate finish loss to enamel to interior of bowl and on armature. Fair to good vintage condition.