Description

    An Empire-Style Gilt Bronze and Marble Three-Light Torchère, circa 1910
    73 inches high (185.4 cm) (including hardware)



    The lamp having scrolled arms emanating from standard, upper arms surrounded by mica lamp shade, down to pineapple ornamentation to lower domed standard base, circular black and white marble deck supported by three winged cherub mounts, rectangular tapering legs connected by two sets of stretchers embellished with Greek key ornamentation, paw feet terminating on triangular black and white marble base with egg-and-dart gilt border raised on lower marble plinth.


    Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500.

    Condition Report*:

    Piece has been electrified, some rubbing to gilding, upper shade rod appears to be a replacement, light chipping to marble at base, presenting very well. Heritage does not guarantee the completeness or working order of electrified lighting.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    22nd-25th Friday-Monday
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