UNUSUALLY LARGE BRASS SABBATH HANGING LAMP
German, 18th century,
The eight light oil lamp of star form with cone-shaped drip cup below, the ornate baluster stem with large circular domed centre surmounted by pierced foliate crown with scalloped edge.A classic piece often seen in paintings of this period.
A similar Dutch lamp sold at Christie’s NY 1980 lot 110
16″ diameter, 33″ long