Lot 216: VICTORIAN DECORATED BLOWN GLASS JUNIOR BANQUET LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: VICTORIAN DECORATED BLOWN GLASS JUNIOR BANQUET LAMP, opaque white with green vining foliage and white enamel decoration, three-piece construction, globular-form font, baluster-form stem, and cast-iron foot with oak leaf and acorn ornamentation, matching decorated ball-form shade, signed by artist "duCellier", brass connectors and No. 1 collar. Fitted with a J. E. Caldwell & Co. burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade and burner, some scattered expected wear to decoration, shade rims with normal roughness, as made.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 14 3/4" H to top of shade, 12 7/8" H to top of collar, 5" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 141, fig. 306.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.