Spectacular and Unique Italian Ceramic "Insects" Lamp

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A very unusual, handcrafted Italian ceramic lamp, adorned with various insects and flora in high-relief, as well as additional incised decoration. A wonderful, truncated and faceted conical form in brown-glazed terra cotta, with an integrated base and neck. Great scale and presence with an extremely visually alluring subject matter. Wired for use with high-quality brass hardware and contemporary linen shade.


  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1950
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    33 in. H
    84 cm H
  • Diameter
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
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1stdibs seller since 2010

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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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