loving all of the grande french CHANDELIERS

I saw  s o o o  many gorgeous chandeliers touring the Chateau on my trip to France, I am sharing a few with you today.

photo sue womersley

Versailles Hall of Mirrors or Grande Gallerie – 18 in total replicas of the originals from the 1700s.

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Versailles.

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When you have a house of mirrors with ceilings this high, you need many gigantic chandeliers to fill the volume of space.

Versailles Chandeliers photo sue womersley

The chandeliers you would choose, if you were Marie Antoinette decorating her boudoir.

chandelier photo sue womersley

Closer view of the Queen’s Apartment chandelier.

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Another brilliant chandelier, Chateau de Beauregarde.

vaux le vicomte

Vaux le Vicomte, built pre Versailles.

vaux le vicomte

Vaux le Vicomte

All photos Sue Womersley

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