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Pair of Venetian Gondola Lantern Torcheres



Antique pair of painted and parcel-gilt Venetian gondola lantern torcheres, each with pentagonal lantern adorned with scrolling foliage along the sides, on double-knopped stand and circular domed base. Electrified. Price is for the pair. Purchased in 1927 by New York decorator, Paula Robertson, on behalf of clients in WIlliamsport, PA - see original invoice and photo circa 1930 showing these lamps in situ.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 67 in. (170.18 cm)Diameter: 12 in. (30.48 cm)
  • Style
    Baroque Revival (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading. Red and gold are vibrant, minor losses to finish on bases, wear consistent with age.
  • Seller Location
    Hingham, MA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: U1012068866567

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    Ships From: Hingham, MA
  • Return Policy

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