06-25-2011 06-25-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2552B Boston
June 25, 2011 10:00AMCalender

Tropical Sunset Table Lamp Attributed to Handel

Auction: 20th Century Design - 2552B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 25, 2011 10:00AM


Tropical Sunset Table Lamp Attributed to Handel
Art glass and metal
Meriden, Connecticut, c. 1911
Pierced cap over three sockets with acorn pulls fitted with domed shade with a metal overlay filigree of a palm trees over slag glass panels, the textured standard raised on circular base, base felt missing, ht. 23, dia. 15 in.

Provenance: Descended in the family of the consignor.

Literature: For an illustration of the lamp and base see The Handel Lamps Book, by Hibel. Hibel and Fontaine, p. 53.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


Meriden, Connecticut, Fontaine