Spring Select Auction: April 29 (2005)

Lamps and Lighting

177. Bronze figural lamp, c.1920, classic Bergman design, Grotto scene w/reclining Arab & girl playing mandolin under columned & draped building w/distant palace, hand painting & colored glass highlights throughout, no finial. Marked Made In Austria. 18"h x 10"w x 10"d. (2,000-3,000)
178. Bronze figural lamp, c.1920, classic Bergman design, Arab in tent on carpets holding cup w/rifle, coffee pot on bed of coals, hookah pipe on stand, hand painted top to bottom, dome lights up w/glass panels in red, orange, blue & celadon, no finial. Bottom impressed w/urn & B cipher. 13½"h x 7½"w x 7"d. (1,000-1,500)
179. Four-light heavy brass banquet lamp in acanthus leaf design, center finial, four signed Quezal shades of iridescent custard glass w/blue & yellow highlights. Base 24"h, shades 3½"h x 4½"d. Chip to one shade at fitter, not visible when mounted. (600-800)

180. Mid 19th century converted brass oil lamp, twelve hanging prisms 8½", elegant copper cut shade, ornate base w/four lady faces to scrolled stem, open work base w/florals & leafy swirls, great patina, base marked Cornelius & Baker, Patent April 1st 1843, Philadelphia. Switch utilizes existing openwork, not drilled. Lamp 17"h, shade 11"h. Excellent condition & great patina. (600-800)

74. Table lamp: Reverse painted shade in landscape design w/tall tree lined path, green & brown ground, red, green & blue sky,18"d. Ornate Art Nouveau bronze base w/blossoms & pods, marked 1737, 24"h. (400-600)

216. Table lamp w/glass shade hand painted w/blue sky & ocean, distant mountains, palm trees w/coconuts & other tropical foliage, highlights in mauve, orange & green, illegible faded paper label, minor roughness underside of fitter ring. (400-600)

321. Hand painted banquet lamp with blue & white Dutch landscape & grotesque mounted handles, porcelain base & glass shade both hand painted, 30"h, converted. (300-500)

322. Ornate banquet lamp, porcelain w/floral decorated stem, hand painted frosted globe in dragon fly design, 29"h, converted. (200-400)

323. Bradley & Hubbard banquet oil lamp w/dolphin base & cherub stem, ornate font w/cherubs & griffons, original hand painted shade in blossom & leaf design, 33"h. (300-500)

324. Banquet lamp w/ornate base & font & hand painted floral shade, 29"h, converted. (200-400)

325. Gone With The Wind lamp w/hand painted shades in floral design, terrific detail in execution, marked "Success," 24"h. (300-500)

339. c.1900 French ten-light heavy brass chandelier w/scrolled leaf accents, goose-neck arms, 30"h x 24"d. (300-500)
94. Rookwood lamp, paneled decoration of dense daisy blossoms, celadon green high glaze, original four-footed brass base, 14", mint. (200-400)

95. Muncie lamp, scarf dancer motif in design of five panels, each with a different pose, classic green over pink matt Muncie glaze, original scarf dancer finial and Art Deco geometric base, 12" to top of pottery, 27" total, Excellent Condition. (500-700)

96. Wedgwood black & white jasperware lamp, 32"h total, 10" pottery, excellent condition. (250-350)

97. Pair of Chinese jar lamps w/three faces, spectacular celadon, blue & rose glaze, excellent condition, 12"h x 11"d. (250-450)
239. Pair of heavy brass Stiffel banquet lamps w/clear fonts. (250-350)

240. Two ornate six-light candelabra w/extensive hanging lusters, chained crystals, floral rosettes, nearly identical, 24" & 25", bases adaptable for electric conversion. (400-600)

246. Pair of oversized three-light classical table lamps, brass & black lacquered six-footed bases w/drapery & acanthus accents, 46"h. (300-500)
266. Ornate Victorian wrought iron piano lamp w/milk glass shade w/three cherub faces, marked PA Duplex, 60"h. (300-500)
320. Pair of Italian three-light wall sconces w/delicate chained crystals, floral medallions, dramatic 4" green drops, 8"h x 16"w. (300-500)
358. Pair bronze three-light sconces w/women's faces, horned men, extensive scroll work, 18"h, loss to gilding. (300-500)