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A. Vantine Oriental Table Lamp

Auction:
3045B
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3045B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

A. Vantine Oriental Table Lamp
Patinated bronze, art glass
Fifth Avenue, New York; Austria, c. 1900
Bulbous shade fits on an oil lamp base decorated with birds and clouds in the oriental manner in verdigris patina, marked A. Vantine, retrofitted with a single electric socket, shade with aperture rim nicks, not visible in mount, aperture dia. 3 1/2, shade ht. 10 1/2, base ht. 10 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000


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

Austria, AC power plugs and sockets, Electric light, Electrical wiring, Electromagnetism, Joseph E. Vantine, Light fixture, Lightbulb socket, Oil lamp, Patina, Visual arts

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