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

Handel Bronze and Mosaic Glass Floor Lamp

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


Handel Bronze and Mosaic Glass Floor Lamp
Patinated Bronze and mosaic leaded glass
Meriden, Connecticut, early 20th century
Umbrella shade, unmarked, with broad geometric drop apron, with radiating bands of geometric segments in green caramel and textured red glass, with pink triangular pattern border on apron with trefoils, arches, and oval segments, over six sockets with acorn pulls radiating from a shaped patinated bronze columnar base with chinoiserie-style raised figures of winged dragons and cranes, waterfowl, vegetation, and other birds, lappets, and raised and pierced cloud designs, with incised details, on a round marble base, repaired crack and chips to marble base, with raised HANDEL mark below shade cap, minor chips and repaired crack to marble base, to overall ht. 69 1/2, shade dia. 32 1/2 in.

Estimate $3,000-4,000

Missing the lower half of one shade pull.


Meriden, Connecticut