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Pair of "Obelisk" Table Lamps by Samuel Marx

$32,000

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Pair of vellum covered obelisk form table lamps by Samuel Marx of Chicago circa 1940. A similar pair sold through Sotheby's on June, 8th 2022 from the collection of Delphine and Reed Krakoff and were purchased from Liz O'Brien in 1999. This pair was purchased from a dealer in Chicago in the early 2000's and have remained in my collection until now.

Details

  • Creator
    Samuel Marx (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 36 in (91.44 cm)Diameter: 22 in (55.88 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1940s
  • Condition
    Repaired: The lamps are in as found condition with some older visible repairs to vellum which is expected for vellum of this age. Wear consistent with age and use. Lamps are in as found condition with some earlier repairs, we had the lamps rewired and added a new harp and cord.
  • Seller Location
    Kilmarnock, VA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU883030560292

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