Tantalisingly, the present chandelier finds a direct parallel in Jan van Eyck's celebrated oil painting in the National Gallery, London (dated 1434; inv. Running vertically through the centre of the matrix is an iron rod, which serves as the skeleton of the object.
The rod terminates in an orb, around which the bottom of the matrix is constructed using rivets; these inner workings are concealed by the beautifully cast lion mask.
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The relationship between the two centres was very close, most significantly as a result of the sacking of Dinant by Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy, in 1466, forcing many of the town’s craftsmen to flee to cities including Nuremberg.