Choose from the following zoom modes:

Select image to view:

Baccarat Art Deco-Period Crystal Chandelier 18 Light

Lens Options
Size: S / M / L / XL

Zoom Level: I / II / III / VI

Advanced Settings

Baccarat Art Deco-Period Crystal Chandelier 18 Light

- Item No.

This giant Baccarat crystal chandelier measures nearly 10 feet high

Key Features

  • This awe-inspiring Art Deco-period chandelier is dripping with luscious Baccarat crystal
  • This grand 18-light fixture measures nearly 10 feet high
  • Hundreds of giant prisms, beads and foliate shades cover the brass frame of this chandelier
  • Baccarat fixtures of this size and quality were almost certainly created by special commission

Item Details

  • Height:
    116 Inches
  • Diameter:
    82 Inches
  • Period:
  • Origin:
An extraordinary and monumentally-sized Art Deco-period chandelier beautifully designed with dazzling Baccarat crystal hanging from scrolling brass branches. This incredible 18-light fixture is of exceptional quality and size, boasting some of the finest crystal ever made in the form of giant prisms, beaded swags and foliate shades adorning each light. 

The French House of Baccarat has been internationally recognized for its magnificent glass creations for over 200 years. During the mid-19th century, their chandeliers and tableware were favored greatly by European royalty, including Louis XVIII, Charles X, Louis Phillipe, Emperor Napoleon III, Czar Nicholas II, and numerous sultans and maharajahs throughout the Middle East. The royal courts of India, in particular, provided Baccarat with some of their most astonishing commissions for such items as thrones, tombs and chandeliers as in this phenomenal example. In fact, a chandelier created for the Maharajah of Gwalior, was so ornate and massive that it brought down with it the roof of his palace! Baccarat is still regarded as the finest glass maker in Europe and is known as both the Crystal of Kings and the King of Crystal.

Circa 1920

82" diameter (6' 10") x 116" high (9' 8")

Baccarat Glass of Kings

The Baccarat factory was created in 1765 by a Royal decree from King Louis XV to compete with glass works being imported from Bohemia and to make use of the natural resources of the infertile Baccarat region of France. The company would go on to create some of the world's most beautiful and beloved works in glass and crystal. Today, antique glass and crystal by Baccarat is extremely rare and sought after by collectors. Read More »
This exceptional chandelier by Baccarat features opaline glass, cut crystal and ornate doré bronze. Circa 1850

Let There Be Light: Choosing the Right Antique Chandelier

Few things command a room and evoke a sense of splendor quite like a great chandelier. For centuries these magnificent crystal, bronze and colored glass creations have served as bellwethers of wealth and status, adorning the great halls and dining rooms of Europe and all far reaches of the world. So which is the right chandelier for your home? Before you decide, consider the history of this most functional art form. Read More »

Related Items

Go to »
Baccarat Crystal Chandelier
Go to »
Thirty-light Baccarat Crystal Chandelier
Go to »
24-Light Baccarat Crystal Chandelier

Request More Information
Close [X]
Request a Phone Call
Add to my Collection Email to a Friend

Share this item with your spouse, your decorator or a fellow can even send it to several email addresses at once. Fill out this form and we'll send them a link to this item.

Close [X]

You are currently not logged in. Please Sign In to create a collection or add items to your existing collection(s).

If you do not have an account, please Register and enjoy benefits immediately.

Close [X]
Price: $128,500
Add to my Bag

To order by phone or for more info call