The Kichler Lighting 42885 Nicholson 9 Light Chandelier comes in a steel framework in a choice of traditional Olde Bronze and transitional Brushed Nickel finishes with satin etched glass lamp shades set in a charming curvilinear design. The lamp shades in the 42885 Nicholson Chandelier are placed in 2 rows of 6 and 3 lamp shades. Kichler Lighting has been offering characteristically beautiful lighting for over three quarters of a century, with each style backed by award-winning craftsmanship, matchless quality and supreme service. The 42885 Nicholson Chandelier is 34.5" wide and has a height of 32", using medium incandescent bulbs of 100 watts placed in each of the 9 inverted bell-shaped lamp shades. The incandescent bulbs can be replaced by CFLs of 23-30 watts each, in order to reduce consumption of electricity. The 42885 Nicholson Chandelier is characterized by majestically curving metal stems culminating in the lamp shades. The 42885 Nicholson Chandelier is suitable for hanging in living rooms, hallways and foyers at a minimum height of 7 feet from the floor surface, making the 42885 Nicholson Chandelier suited for rooms with a ceiling height of just over 9.5 feet. The ideal room dimensions for effective placement of 42885 Nicholson Chandelier are a perimeter of 69 feet and an area of 600 square feet.