Italian Modern Glass Column Floor Lamp by Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte 1930

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An elegant Italian Mid-Century 'Novecento' glass standing lamp in the modern neoclassical spirit composed of three columns of thick glass panels resting on a black lacquered base with mirror inset; each column has three panels of glass which enclosed a central brass shaft and is held together with brass bands.

Documentation: see similar model: Sotheby's 20th century decorative arts, London, September 26, 2007, lot #258. (Sold for 10,000 pounds).


References: Gio Ponti, Max Ingrand, Venetian, Murano Glass, Barovier, Seguso, Venini

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1935-1940
  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Condition
    Good. Very Good with some oxidation to the mirror inset. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    67 in. H
    170 cm H
  • Diameter
    14
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U0504167935366
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