Lot 145: Benedetto Boschetti
October 25, 2016
Roma, ItalyLive Auction
Bronze oil lamp chased with Egyptian patterns and a winged griffon handle. The fust is realized as a leaf stack on a rectangular plinth with the sign B. Boschetti Roma, on a base made in antique red and black Belgian marbles.
A similar one (without the cover) is at Fondazione F. Zeri Photo Library
Bibliography: Alvar Gonzales Palacios "Il Tempio del gusto", p. 131
Rome 1820- 1860