Category: Lighting

French faience urns as lamps

, a pottery-like ware that is composed of rather soft clay with a hard glaze finish. This rare pair of lidded urns with ram head handles includes detailed and finely painted scenes of dancing andContinue reading

French brass bouillote lamps

    Charming and elegant rococo scene with these French brass bouillote or game table lamps, late 18th or early 19th century. This is a companion pair with minor differences. Each is complete with aContinue reading

Chinese 19th century vase, as a lamp

Deep blue glaze covers this tall 19th century porcelain Chinese vase. Reduced in height. height is 25″, vase with base is only is 12.5″. $295.

Chinese vase, 19th century, as a lamp

   Brilliant polychrome Chinese vase in baluster form, this example is mounted with a heavy cast bronze base. H. 36″, vase and base only h. 20″.  $345.

Baroque candlesticks

17th to 19th century in scrolling bombe’-like bases, this pewter pair has been recently wired as lamps. H. 38 inches overall. The candlesticks only, 22″ tall. $545 the pair.    

Crystal chandelier

      Crystal chandelier, 20th century, in heavy cut glass, electrified. Recently cleaned and rewired. H.35″, w. 32″. $1500.

Chinese 19th century jar as lamp

A beautiful floral decorated Chinese 19th century lidded baluster jar with floral decoration and birds on a black ground.  Here it is fitted as a lamp with a carved, worn wooden base. Height of lampContinue reading

French Candlesticks, Circa 1720

  A pair of French candlesticks, circa 1720, cast and seamed construction. Octagonal bases with conforming baluster stems. H. 9″.  $480 the pair.

French Gilt Bronze Candlesticks

 French gilt bronze candlesticks with  a wreath band above a tapered stem on lion’s paw feet. Fine quality. Directoire, ca, 1800-10. H. 10″. Pair $950.

0893 – French Louis XVI Sconces

This large pair of Louis XVI style sconces are heavily cast in bronze with a old worn gilt plating. Their design is beautifully detailed with filing and chasing in the tendril and leafage details. TheContinue reading

5844- Pair Rococo Gilded Candlesticks

A brilliantly gilded pair of late 19th century candlesticks in the rococo style. These are heavy and sand cast with fine finishing. H. 10″. $220 the pair.

3534 – Pair Brass Rococo Louis Candelabra

A pair of brass Rococo Louis XV style candelabra of six lights each laden with heavy prisms and swags. Rewired and with minor wear and few chips. Height 26″. Old copies. $745 the pair.

3155 – Baroque Baluster Candlesticks-2

Rare and outstanding Spanish Baroque brass baluster turned large candlesticks with trefoil bases. A companion pair with variations to the bases. Ht. 18″. $975 the similar pair.  

9042- Louis XV Style Candlesticks

The French 19th century pair are heavy bronze and silver plated with the full rococo treatment of the Louis XV style. Ornament includes leafage, buds, flowers, and shellwork. Ht. 14 1/2″. $1495 the pair.