Lot 229A: ASSORTED PORCELAIN DELFT-STYLE MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PORCELAIN DELFT-STYLE MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO, blue and white, comprising an example with embossed cherubs and flower baskets in panels, and an example with wreaths and garlands, each with opaque-white ball-form shade. Each fitted with period burner.
Condition Report: Lamps and plain white shade undamaged, other shade broken and glued.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 1/4" and 7" H to top of shades.
Exhibited: Published: Cherub example in Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 180, fig. 355; other in Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 34.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.