Lot 17: PORCELAIN STANDING ELEPHANT WITH RIDER FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PORCELAIN STANDING ELEPHANT WITH RIDER FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, gray tones ground with realistic features and shading, pink blanket with tassels under a multi-colored pastel basket with ladder on one side, wicker shade with orange satin lining, period brass collar. Fitted with a Kosmos Brenner burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade fabric with two holes and some minor wear to edges. Shade holder soldered to burner and with a split, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 12" H to top of shade, 6 3/8" H to top of collar, 3" x 7" LOA base.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.