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Handel Reverse Painted Landscape Table Lamp

Auction:
2140
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$6,500$6,500

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2140
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 22, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

Handel Reverse Painted Landscape Table Lamp, Meriden, Connecticut, c. 1917, domical shade with eight vertical lobes, 'chipped,' 'sand-finished' glass, interior painted with a woodland scene in shades of brown, green and rust, sunset sky in streaks of pale yellow and orange, signed "HANDEL 6534," on interior and impressed "HANDEL PAT'D NO. 979664,"; raised on three socket-fixture, bronzed metal base of baluster form, molded with Art Nouveau motifs, ht. 25 3/4, shade dia. 18 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

shade is good, base has spotting, patina wear, two pulls replaced

Keywords

Meriden, metal base, Connecticut, Classical music, George Frideric Handel

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