Extra large Murano glass white and gold Butterflies sputnik chandelier, Mid Century Modern, with brass stems, and ivory painted center ball frame.
The incredible particularity of this large sputnik chandelier: the Murano glass color is changing when lighted: the 109 white & gold butterflies become light pink, blue, green or purple.
The sputnik has 18 lights and is rewired for the US. It accepts any kind of light bulbs with a Candelabra or E12 socket, even LED ones.
This innovative type of Murano glass work is attributed to AV. Mazzega, Italy, end of 1970s, early 1980s.
We have 2 extra pieces of glass.
In excellent condition
Large Mid Century White Murano Sputnik Chandelier, Colored Through Light
Height: 55.5 in. / 140 cm
Diameter: 40 in. / 101 cm
Attributed to AV Mazzega, Murano, Italy end of 1970s/ early 1980s
The Murano glass butterflies are white & hand-painted gold, and are changing colors through the light, revealing light blue, pink, purple green...
Rewired for the US.