Majolica Electrified Vase Lamps with Snake Handles, Frog and Lizard Decoration

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Beautiful pair of Majolica vase lamps with snake handles with frog, lizard, snail, butterfly and leaf decorations. The polychrome high relief detailing of the fauna and flora is of glazed and fired ceramic in the style of the 16th century French potter Bernard Palissy. The lamps are electrified and the pair of vases are capped with brass.
Details
In the Style Of
Renaissance Revival
Place of Origin
Portugal
Date of Manufacture
1920s
Period
Early 20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Brass
Ceramic
Wire
Condition
Good. Some minor chips as seen with age.
Dimensions
15 in. H x 8 in. W x 8 in. D
38 cm H x 20 cm W x 20 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
2
Reference Number
LU153126722763
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Located in New York, NY

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