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Lithophane Lamp Shade

Auction:
3199T
Lot:
1094
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 3199T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 16, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Lithophane Lamp Shade, early 20th century, pentagonal pressed brass frame fitted with lithophanes depicting Lake Lauerz, the Boston State House, and scenes of European women and children, now mounted on brass cylinder with one socket, shade ht. 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

No visible damage or repairs.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Artificial objects, Brass instrument, Lake Lauerz, Lampshade, Lauerz, Lithophane, Visual arts

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