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A Spectacular Pair of Monumental Male and Female Asian Lamps

Offered By Tom Robinson Modern

A Dramatic and Unique pair of large scale statues depicting the male and female forms of ancient Asian nobility.The statues are antique,carved from mahogany and cerused to highlight intricate detail. At sometime during the mid- 20th century the statues were drilled to the base and set up to be lamps. This is the type of lighting touch that trend setting designers (a la James Mont ) would bring to their custom projects in the '40's and '50's. Excellent Vintage Condition, rewired with new silk shades. The price noted is for the pair. The height listed is to the top of the finial.

A Spectacular Pair of Monumental Male and Female Asian Lamps

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CREATOR: Unknown (Designer)
OF THE PERIOD: Mid-Century Modern
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Unknown
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: Circa 1950
PERIOD: 1950-1959
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Wood
MATERIALS NOTES: wood
CONDITION: Excellent. Contact Dealer for Specific Report.
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use
HEIGHT: 44 in. (112 cm)
DIAMETER: 9 in. (23 cm)
DEALER LOCATION: Atlanta, GA
NUMBER OF ITEMS: 2
REFERENCE NUMBER: 1301038581404
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Tom Robinson Modern
Atlanta Decorative Arts Center, 351 Peachtree Hills Avenue Suite 208 Atlanta, GA 30305 United States 888-350-9393
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