Catalog photo from the collection of the Altman Galleries, Hollywood circa 1920s.
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This massive chandelier was still in motion when the photographer took this picture. Dramatic dark, if very casual backdrop. Item #1185-5004.
Sepia photo 8" x 10", gloss finish, mounted on linen with 1" border and two hole punch.